Coming Next Month – RYA Essential Navigation & Seamanship Online Course

In January 2011 the RYA is launching a new online course for those who want to learn navigation. It will be a fun, interactive way of learning the essential skills to get you started on the water, with a flexible approach enabling you to learn where and when it suits you.

The course is for you if you are a new or inexperienced skipper or crew – it is for all types of water users including sailors, motor boaters, divers and fishermen. There will be something in it for everyone with topics including:

  • Charts, publications and terms
  • Navigation
  • Anchoring
  • Electronic Navigation
  • Weather forecasts
  • Buoyage
  • Safety
  • Tides
  • Rules of the road
  • Pilotage
  • Passage planning

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