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Course info

This course gives you a basic introduction to navigation and safety, which is suitable for anyone new to boating: sailors, powerboaters, sea anglers, divers and boatmasters alike. It is also useful for experienced dinghy and keelboat sailors and inshore racers.

This is a classroom-based course.

Course topics include:

  • Charts and Publications
  • Safety
  • Engine checks
  • Buoyage
  • Tidal awareness
  • Visual and electronic navigation
  • Pilotage
  • Rules of the road
  • Anchoring
  • Weather forcasts
  • Passage planning

Assumed knowledge



2 Days



Please contact our bookings office for availability.