A half day workshop introducing electronic navigation and how best to use it on board.
The aim of the workshop is to provide students with a basic introduction to the basics of electronic navigation, on-board systems and how to get the best out of your equipment.
The Theory: Your instructor will introduce you to:
- basics of electronic navigation,
- creating waypoints,
- Using the rolling road
- building routes,
- Electronic technologies: AIS, RADAR
- The limitations of electronic systems and
- the use of apps and tablet/iPad systems
The Practical: Using one of our electronic navigation simulators you will have a go at:
- Fixing your position and creating a route
Ability after workshop:
You will be able to correctly plot way points, set up a route and understand the limitations of electronic systems on board.
We offer some great pre-paid course/workshop bundles that offer you a great deal usually saving between 5 and 15% off the RRP. We run 6 different workshops and you can purchase all 6 at a reduced price – effectively you are buying 5 and getting one free! These offers are availed for single bookings only.
We offer discount prices on all of our courses/workshops when you book for 2 or more people attending the same session. The more people you book for the cheaper the sessions become. These workshops are £60 per/person or £50 p/p when you book for 2 or more. Savings are applied automatically when you select your numbers during the booking process.