Students can practice electronic navigation as well as paper based. Create routes and waypoints and passage planning.
Install the Maptech Chart Plotter on your boat computer, plug in a GPS and away you go…..
Free digital charts include:
– Aus 252 Whitsundays
– 25641 British Virgin Islands
– 12280 Chesapeake Bay
– BA1267 Falmouth to Plymouth
– NZ532 Approaches to Auckland
Navigate in sheltered waters with reasonable access to safe anchorages
a. Knowledge of navigation principles and techniques is applied to carry out routine navigational duties and prepare navigational plans
b. The IALA system of buoyage and other visual aids to navigation are correctly interpreted
c. Accurate position fixing is demonstrated, taking into account variables and sources of inaccuracies
d. Faultfinding procedures are used to identify and rectify defective radio equipment