Covers practical use of pilotage and passage planning by day on coastal waters, using a wide variety of navigational techniques.
• Fuel and engine checks
Boat handling and maneuvers
• Effects of waves & rougher conditions
• Power trim and trim tabs
• Berthing in different situations
• Use of GPS in high-speed navigation and pilotage by day.
• It is strongly recommended that candidates hold a first aid certificate and a VHF operator’s certificate.
Theory and background
• Position lines
Must be competent to standard of Powerboat Level 2.
Includes logbook, Course notes and International Recognised Certificates.
- Lectures 0
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 16 hours
- Skill level Intermediate
- Language English
- Students 3094
- Assessments Yes