This course is designed as a more advanced complement to Navigation@Sea. Together they aim to take learners to the level required for the Maritime Skills Alliance MSQ Units 11 (Vessel Navigation and Tides) and 41 (Chartwork and Tides). Learners undertaking Open Awards Level 3 Passage Planning and RYA Coastal Skipper/Yachtmaster will also find the course useful.
By the end of the course you will;
● Have a detailed understanding of the electronic navigation equipment found onboard merchant and small commercial vessels.
● Have a detailed understanding of the passage planning process.
● Be able to keep paper and electronic nautical charts and publications up to date.
● Be able to calculate tidal heights and streams, including using interpolation.
You can purchase your course for 1 months access (£5.99) or 3 months access (£14.99) - PLUS - when you purchase one of our courses, you will also be given access to a range of additional courses to support your learning. Full details here.