Course Schedules

This one-week course satisfies the U.S. Coast Guard requirements for Advanced Navigation when combined with ECDIS within one year. The objectives cover the knowledge and skills needed for planning an ocean or coastwise voyage, and the use of bridge electronics in the execution of the voyage plan. Topics discussed are the sailings, tides and currents, ocean routing, magnetic and gyro compass, autopilots and integrated bridge systems.

 

Course Capacity: 6 students

Prerequisites: None

Special Requirements: None