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Product Name

Coastal Navigation Course

Product Category

Adult Learn to Sail, General Education

Product Price

$350.00+13% HST

Product Description

The National Yacht Club is pleased to present the Sail Canada Certified Coastal Navigation Standard. Over 7 weeks students will learn how to use both traditional and electronic navigation methods to become a more confident, competent navigator. This introductory course covers reading charts and publications, plotting a course, fixing position, accounting for current, and passage planning. Also covered are secondary stations for tide & current, the complete Canadian Aids to Navigation System including light characteristics and a strong focus on plotting and logging conventions. Gain a deeper understanding of sailing navigation through traditional plotting, and be prepared for when your GPS unexpectedly quits. The course culminates in a three-hour written exam leading to certification.