Being able to correctly calculate the tide is a critical skill for any skipper / crew – this Virtual Training session takes you through the process of selecting the right standard port tide table in the almanac, interpreting the HW/LW data, drawing your tidal sawtooth diagram, calculating the correct hour to use for your tidal vector and interpreting the tidal diamond/atlas.
Navigation Skills are critical for any type of boating whether you rare using an electronic plotter or traditional charts – ideally both! Our range of navigation tips have been sourced and/or developed by our expert instructors to offer some great bite size help and guidance. Knowing the difference […]
A brilliant 5 day course for motor/sail/power boaters with limited or no boating experience as well as novice skippers looking to improve their navigation and shore based knowledge.
This weekend we had 2 students looking to master Advanced Powerboating skills to ensure that they can operate safely at night, find both lit and unlit marks and master more advanced close quarter handling skills such as ferry gliding. To find out what they got up to over their 2 day course and go afloat in our new course video then read on….