Unravel the mysteries of astro navigation, using a sextant, ocean passage making, worldwide meteorology and electronic navigation aids.
This course is for those aspiring to blue water cruising and is ideal for holders of the Yachtmaster Offshore certificate who are preparing for their first ocean passage.
Topics covered include:
Prior to the course your navigation skills should be at the standard of the Coastal Skipper/Yachtmaster Offshore shorebased course.
If you are working towards your Yachtmaster Ocean Certificate of Competence, completion of this shorebased course exempts you from the written exam.
The course is run at the Turner House ideally situated in tranquil surroundings at the head of Stongfjord. Meals are included in the price.
The course is a minimum of 40 hours which includes Tuition and completion of set exercises plus a short assessment.
To ensure easy completion we are running the course over 6 days rather than 5. This allows some free time to take advantage of the superb surroundings.
Feel free to call Ray on +47 96660686 to discuss individual requirements.