Calling all boaters
SisterShip/Partnership Training is coming to Moreton Bay AND Sydney AND Port Stephens
Moreton Bay: 21st and 22nd September at the stunning Moreton Bay Trailer Boat Club: 34 Fairlead Cres, Manly QLD 4179
2. Sydney: 12th and 13th October at Pantaenius Sail and Motor Yacht Insurance, 33/6 Jubilee Ave, Warriewood NSW 2102
3. Port Stephens: 26th and 27th October at Ports Stephens Yacht Club, Ridgeway Ave, Soldiers Point NSW 2317
Cost: $395 per person (includes 2 x manuals)
Who’s it for: This course is for all levels, whether beginner or more advanced to brush up on your skills.
Course content: The degree, latitude and longitude, where on Earth are we?, distance, direction, speed/distance/time, charts, symbols and abbreviations, chart work, plotting, position fixing by bearing and distance, bearings, compass to true, true to compass, variation, deviation, three bearing fix, hand bearings, DR, estimated position, set and drift (dependent on time). Exercises/practices throughout both days. Step by step manual and exercise book to enable work to continue at home easily – AND – ongoing phone/email support for up to 12 months.
Navigation Pouch – complete tool kit available for $120.00: (Portland plotter, brass dividers, pencil compass, pencils, eraser, sharpener), all in one handy, protective, custom-made, (and stylish) pouch!
IMPORTANT: You MUST bring your own navigation tools and chart if you do not order them – the course is extremely hands-on/practical. PLEASE order at least one week prior to the course as, at times (dependent on location), they will be mailed directly to the venue.
Cert Master 5, Cert Master 4 (theory), MED3, Commercial, international Skipper/Professional Mariner, ex-Marine Rescue Skipper, TAFE Maritime Teacher and Instructor of Professional Level Courses for several years. Cert 4 Trainer, Recreational Sailor (ocean sailing, inland waterways, sailboats and motorboats), Author of Practical Maritime Book/Pilot Books/Articles, Speaker at Nautical Events.
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