Terrestrial Navigation and Compasses (Blended)

  • Length17 Days

Course Description

In this blended (Online and on campus) course, trainees will become proficient in Terrestrial and Coastal Navigation as well as the use and correction of magnetic and gyro compasses. This course is a prerequisite to basic watchkeeping and acts as a great refresher for anyone interested in tuning their coastal navigation skills. This course satisfies the following Tasks of NVIC 12-14 (Ch 3): 1.2.A, 1.2.B, 1.2.C, 1.3.A, 1.3.B, 1.3.C, 1.6.A, 1.6.B, 1.6.C, 1.6.D, 1.7.A, 1.7.B, 1.7.C, 1.7.D, 1.7.E, and 1.7.F.

The online portion of this course will be seven days (49 hours) then students will complete 10 days (70 Hours) on campus  completing in class instruction, exercises, practical, and examinations.

Prerequisites- Basic Math Pre-Test: https://themaritimeacademy.com/

Suggested Courses/Skills- See NVIC 12-14 (Ch 3)

Available Dates - BALTIMORE

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Available Dates - SEATTLE

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