Introduction to Coastal Navigation
Location : Warriewood, Sydney Date : 12th/13th October 2019 Time : 0930 – 1600 Cost : $395.00 p/p – including manuals and lunch
Expressions of Interest
Location : Port Stephens Yacht Club
Date : 26th/27th October 2019
Time : 0930 – 1600
Cost : $395 p/p – including manuals
$100 rebate if you are insured with Pantaenius Sail & Motor Yacht Insurance*
NOTE: The chart (listed on the booking form) and a tool kit (bi-rola, divider, etc) are imperative to complete and receive full benefit of the course (it is very hands on).
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.
Tools: Purchase your own equipment set in a handy kit/pouch here, (or order a kit/pouch when you book (option on booking form) or ensure you bring along: Portland plotter*, brass dividers, pencil compass, soft pencils, eraser, sharpener. Bring your own calculator.
*parallel rules or Portland plotter (the plotter is easier to use).
*Minimum numbers required for course to go ahead – this will be confirmed one week prior to event. If course is cancelled a full refund will be issued. MAXIMUM numbers apply as well – so don’t leave it too late.
An information pack will be emailed to you prior to your course.
*Pantaenius Sail and Motor Yacht Insurance will subsidise a maximum of $100 per per policy. The two-day Introduction to Coastal Navigation Course via SisterShip or Partnership Training must be completed. The policy number must be provided and validated prior to the discount applying.
*SisterShip Training/Partnership include an A4 instruction manual, an A4 Q&A manual as part of the course (included in the cost) for a limited time.
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