ISPA Coastal Navigation Certificate - Shore Based and On the Water Practicals
International Certificate of Competency ISPA Coastal Navigation Certificate - Course Details
This Ashore based certificate is recoginized as a leader its it's field, this coastal navigation book provides the basis of a comprehensive coastal navigation shore based course for coastal cruising. It may be completed on its own or as the third level of study in our complete program and must be completed prior to Coastal Skipper Certification.
The holder is certified competent to navigate a cruising vessel safely, in coastal/tidal waters, within 25 miles of safe harbor, by day, using charts, a hand bearing compass, GPS and navigational aids. A comprehensive coastal navigation course for coastal cruising sail or power boater. Advanced Coastal Navigation teaches the easiest and more accurate art of navigation. A must for the Coastal Skipper. This course comes complete with Workbook, Chart, Dividers, and more
- Use of tide and current tables
- Methods of determining your position
- Dead reckoning
- Set and drift calculations
- The Buoyage Systems and more
Prerequisites: No navigation knowledge required. Preferably ISPA Day Skipper Intermediate Sail , or some on the water experience.
ashore theory portion can be studied in classroom at Grant MacEwan University Edmonton where our experienced instructor can answer all your questions and provide guidance or by self paced home study correspondence. Students become better prepared for Afloat Practical Portion which bring added safety and confidence on the water in the sailboat environment. .- ISPA Coastal Navigation
ISPA COASTAL NAVIGATION - GRANT MACEWAN UNIVERSITY
ASHORE COMPONENT - COURSE DATES - EVENINGS
|Course#||Dates||Location|| Day||Time ||Price||Availablilty|
Sep 02, 09, 16 & 23, 2015
$295.00 Includes Workbook
ASHORE COMPONENT - HOME STUDY CORRESPONDENCE
|Self Study-Includes All Materials|
Text Workbook, Chart, Dividers and more
About Afloat Practical Portion: Choose an afloat course date that is right for you. Obtain on the water competency in all of the Coastal Navigation performance objectives to earn your ISPA Coastal Navigation Certification. Coastal Navigation afloat practical is usually combined with Coastal Skipper Advanced Sail practical component. You may also want to consider obtaining your VHF Certificate in preparation for afloat practical.
Location Afloat Practical Component: West Coast Cruise & Learns
Course Dates Afloat Practical:
Can be taken any time after completing shore based component.
|CS/CN-12-01W||April 22 - Apr 29, 2016||Nanaimo BC|| Live Aboard||1499.00|
|CS/CN-12-02W||Apr 30 - May 07, 2016||Nanaimo BC|| Live Aboard||1499.00|
|CS/CN-12-21W||October 07 - 14, 2016||Nanaimo BC||Live Aboard||1499.00|
|CS/CN-12-22W||October 15- 22, 2016||Nanaimo BC|| Live Aboard|| 1499.00|
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For those who have obtained their Coastal Skipper Certifications by completing their certificate programs for Coastal Navigation & Coastal Skipper on our West Coast Cruise & Learns the next step is Skipper Excursions on Lake Wabamun & West Coast Flotillas for skippers who want more on the water experience in coastal/tidal waters and want to charter for the first time and for those who just want to join us for the experience and the fun.
For those who have completed their certificate programs for Coastal Navigation & Coastal Skipper on our West Coast Cruise & Learns The next step is Slipper Excursions on Lake Wabamun & West Coast Flotillas for skippers who want more on the water experience in coastal/tidal waters and want to charter for the first time and for those who just want to join us for the experience and the fun