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Course Description

Through hands-on, practical skill development, this course provides the deck officer with an in-depth knowledge of the theory and practice needed to safely navigate a vessel.

Course Outline

1.0 Describing Position by Latitude and Longitude Coordinates

2.0 The Principles of Marine Chart Construction and Associated Errors.?«

3.0 The Canadian Aids to Navigation System and Associated Publications and Regulation.?«

4.0 The Importance of Magnetic Compass for Ship’s Heading and Position Fixing.?«

5.0 The Effects of Wind and Current Forces on a Ship in Transit.?«

6.0 Calculation of Tide Height for given Charted Position.

ATTENTION: Your acceptance notification will be E-mailed to the E-mail account you provide during the registration process. Please remember to check your Junk E-mail folder for any communications that may have been filtered to that location.

Minimum class sizes are required to deliver courses, should these minimums not be achieved classes could be postponed or rescheduled.

Course Section List

Start DateEnd DateDaysHoursLocationCostRegister
15 Oct 201903 Apr 202010Online$825.00
21 Oct 201906 Dec 20194284Marine Institute Ridge Road$825.00
01 Jan 202031 Mar 202010Marine Institute Ridge Road$825.00