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Introduction to Navigation Seminar

Today, electronics have radically changed navigation, but understanding the basics helps you gain confidence in your equipment and your own skills.

In this two-hour seminar, you’ll learn practical techniques to plan, navigate, and check your progress on the water. You will learn to use navigation tools to quickly point to your position on a chart using free software. This seminar gives you a start on learning how to navigate safely.  

What's Included:

  • Understanding Nautical Charts

  • Waypoint Navigation Using a Chartplotter

  • Route planning using Chartplotter navigation software

  • Navigating underway

  • When things go wrong

The seminar will be presented by Andrew Whiteley, United States Power Squadron certified Boating Safety Instructor and Senior Navigator.  Andrew has sailed across the Atlantic ocean on his sailboat. 

 

When:  Monday, January 20th and run from 7 PM to 9 PM    

 

Where: Britannia Yachting Cente

           81 Fort Salonga Rd, Northport, NY 11768

Investment: $20. Registration is limited to the first 25 students

To register, just enter your name, email and "Introduction to Navigation" in the Message box below and click Register. We will reply to you.

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