A course in astro navigation, worldwide meteorology and passage planning, which also unravels the mysteries of the sextant.
Navigation to Coastal Skipper & Yachtmaster Offshore Shorebased standard.
40 hours plus exam time.
The earth and the celestial sphere; Practical guide to use and care of sextant at sea; Meridian altitudes; Sun, star and other sights, ocean passage lanning
Background knowledge to skipper a yacht on ocean passages.
This is a shorebased course that can be taken in the classroom, online or by distance learning.
RYA Astro Navigation Handbook