Advanced Marine Navigation
with Wawenock Sail and Power Squadron
This course continues to build on the base developed in Marine Navigation (Piloting), and includes practical use of additional electronic navigation systems and other advanced techniques for finding position. Among topics covered are finding position using bearings and angles; collision avoidance using GPS and radar; what to do when electronics fail; tides, currents and wind and their effect on piloting; and electronic navigation. Navigation tools, if needed may be purchased from the instructor. Prerequisite: Marine Navigation (Piloting) recommended, or a knowledge of basic navigation skills. Power Squadron members, call Merrymeeting for your discounted rate of $90. No other discount.
Sep 11 - Nov 6th, 2019
Wed for 9 weeks from 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Mt. Ararat High SChool
73 Eagles Way
Topsham, ME 04086 Get directions