Junior Navigation

When:
23 February 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm America/New York Timezone
2017-02-23T18:30:00-05:00
2017-02-23T20:30:00-05:00
Where:
SPYC Sailing Center
250 2nd Ave SE
St. Petersburg, FL 33701
USA
Cost:
$90 for members
Contact:

Junior Navigation is the first in a two-part program of study in offshore navigation, followed by the Navigation course. It is designed as a practical "how to" course. Subject matter includes:

  • Precise time determination
  • Use of the Nautical Almanac
  • Taking sextant sights of the sun
  • Reducing sights to establish lines of position
  • Special charts and plotting sheets for offshore navigation
  • Offshore navigational routines for recreational craft