This is a two-day over the same weekend course leading to certification in Coastal Navigation by US Sailing. Building on the foundation courses Navigation 1 and Navigation 2, it covers the chart work useful for coastal navigation, navigational strategies and applicable rules of road.
Coastal Navigation shows you how to estimate your position when you can’t get a fix or electronics cannot assist, handling set and drift, establishing a running fix, integrating GPS and other electronic aids, and proper record keeping and plotting conventions.
Coastal Navigation – US Sailing Certification is granted after successful test completion. Navigation 1 and Navigation 2 are foundation courses and pre-requisites required before taking the Coastal Navigation Class at ONE°15 Brooklyn Sail Club.
$595.00. Includes all teaching materials (text book, course plotter, training chart, test materials, dividers, pencil and eraser) and US Sailing Certification (after successful testing). ONE°15 Brooklyn Sail Club members eligible for a discount.
Set and drift
Using danger bearings
Recommended chart notations
After successful test completion – US Sailing Coastal Navigation Certification