Boating 3 – Introduction to Marine Navigation

The third course in our series explores navigation further as you learn how to plot and label on paper charts as well as what the skipper should be doing before setting out and when under way, handling a boat under sail as well as your environmental responsibilities and electrical hazards,. This course also has a number of optional topics that will be taught depending on your interests; these include tides and currents, canals and locks, and collision regulations.

Suggested Prerequisite: Boating 2: Beyond the PCOC

5-6 weeks one evening per week

See course table of contents.

Introduction to Navigation
2525 Alta Vista Dr
Ottawa, ON K1V 7T3

Course Date

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Notes

This course focused on navigation skills, introduces plotting and label on paper charts. It also covers environmental responsibilities, responsibilities before leaving the dock and when under way, handling a boat under sail and electrical hazards.

Prerequisite: Boating 2: Beyond the PCOC (Recommended) 

Course Duration: Seven weeks - three classroom and three online sessions (webinar sessions) + an optional classroom exam.

For infromation contact:   Tom Beaver  EDO@boatottawa.ca