Essential Navigation and Seamanship - Online
This self paced online course provides a beginner's introduction to the navigation theory and safety knowledge required to go boating safely at sea.
This online course is for anyone interested in sailing or boating.
It forms a valuable companion programme to our entry level sailing and powerboating courses including Competent Crew, Day Skipper Practical NSW Boat Licence and Powerboat Level 2.
- Introduction to the tools of the navigator
- Charts, datums
- Latitude, longitude and position fixing symbols
- Variation and deviation
- Electronic navigation
- Rules of the Road
- Weather forecasts
- Pilotage and passage planning