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Piloting Course Registration
August 21 @ 19:00 - 21:00 EDT$25.00 – $160.00
Piloting Starts August 21st at 7pm-9pm weekly on Wednesday nights.
This course uses the 4×15 plotter and dividers, which must be ordered separately. The Student Kit includes the Student Manual, the Plotting and Labeling Standards Learning Guide and instructions for downloading, installing and using OpenCPN, a marine navigation program that is state-of-the-art and in wide use by commercial and recreational boating enthusiasts.
Session 1 Chapter 1 Introduction to Navigation – with class exercises
Session 2 Chapter 2 Tools of Piloting – with class exercises
Session 3 Chapter 3 Plotting & Planning Techniques – through Bearings with class exercises
Session 4 Chapter 3 Plotting & Planning Techniques – Relative Bearings, Pre-planning Safe Paths to end with class exercises
Session 5 Chapter 4 On The Water – with class exercises
Session 6 Chapter 5 Beginning GPS Navigation –using GPS as a navigation tool
Session 7 Chapter 5 Beginning GPS Navigation -with class exercises, start cruise
Session 8 Chapter 6 Monitoring Progress – with class exercises, continue cruise
Session 9 Chapter 7 Manual Piloting – with class exercises, continue cruise
Session 10 Chapter 8 Review and hand out open book exam
Register today or email with questions
- August 21
19:00 - 21:00
- $25.00 – $160.00
- Event Categories:
- Advanced Courses, On Water Training
- Event Tags:
- Advanced Boating, Boat Class, boat training, Boating Class, Boating Courses, Boating Skills, Piloting, Social Event