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Essential Navigation and Seamanship

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Course Overview

This course is delivered through blended learning, The course can be started at any point during the academic year and students will work at their own pace via online support.The course offers a great introduction to navigation and safety awareness for new or inexperienced skippers and crew, and those wanting to refresh their skills. It is for anyone interested in sailing, motor boating, sea angling or diving, and works well in complementing our on-the-water training, such as the Powerboat Level 2, Start Yachting and Helmsman courses.
  • Start Date
    16 Sept 2024
  • Study Mode
    Part-Time
  • Duration
    10 Weeks
  • Campus
    Limavady

Available Sessions

  • Course
    Campus
    Type
    Start Date
    Fees
  • Course: RYA Essential Navigation and Seamanship Ref L066
    Campus: Limavady
    Type: Part Time
    Start Date: 16/09/2024
    Fees:
    Full £119.00
    Concession £119.00

You may be eligible for funding on this course *

If you are an employer or employee of a NI based company

* Terms and Conditions apply

Course Offering

  • Site location Limavady Main St
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Entry Requirements

UK Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course but it highly recommended that applicants have some level of knowledge for seamanship.

Additional Information

The course is highly informative course with lots of opportunities for you to put your new found knowledge into practice. If you decide to take the course online, you will find many interactive exercises to help reinforce the information and lots of chances to try out what you’ve learned. Course topics include: Charts and Publications, Safety Engine checks, Buoyage, Tidal Awareness, Visual and Electronic Navigation, Pilotage, Rules of the Road, Anchoring, Weather Forecasts, and Passage Planning.

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