RYA Essential Navigation & Seamanship

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About the course

This two day classroom course provides a beginner’s introduction to the navigation theory and safety knowledge required to go boating safely at sea. Designed for new or inexperienced skippers and crew.

What you will learn

Topics Covered Include:

  • Introduction to the tools of the navigator
  • Charts
  • Almanac
  • Buoyage
  • Latitude, longitude and position fixing symbols
  • Variation and deviation
  • Safety
  • Anchoring
  • Tides
  • Electronic navigation
  • Rules of the Road
  • Weather forecasts
  • Pilotage and passage planning
  • Cost
    £255.22 / person
  • €300 / person
  • Duration
    2 Days
  • Students
    8
  • Location
    Antibes
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