Coastal Navigation - $475
Our Coastal Navigation course presents all the fundamental skills of navigation, with emphasis on the techniques most useful to the cruising sailor.
The course meets at the BSC from 6-8pm for 6 consecutive Tuesdays. Course fee includes the necessary charts, tools and textbook.
Topics will include: the magnetic compass, use of the nautical chart, dead reckoning, various methods of fixing position, tides and tide tables, navigating in current, selection of anchorages, and rules of the road.
Optional Certification: ASA Coastal Navigation
This course is six classroom sessions from 6:00-8:00pm.