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Boat2 & Boat3: combo

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beyond pcoc intro to nav

Next course starts: Oct 2017

Duration: 12 weeks (Tuesday nights, 7:15 - 9:30 pm)

Pre-requisties: none

Cost (both courses): $300.  Check back in June to register or contact the This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Note: the current course runs Feb 7, 21, Mar 7, 14, 21, 28, Apr 4, 11, 18, 25, May 2, 9.  There are no classes on Feb 14th or Feb 28th.

The Pleasure Craft Operator Card gets you out on the water. Boat2: Beyond the PCOC, Boat3: Intro to Navigation and Victoria Squadron help bring you back safely!

It is recommended that students have obtained their Pleasure Craft Operator Card (PCOC), but it is not mandatory.

The PCOC makes sure you have immediate navigation and safety skills but it’s just the beginning of what you should know when you get on a boat.  This combination offering offers both courses at a discount of $20.

Boat2: Beyond the PCOC Course Content: Global positioning and charts, the Magnetic Compass, Navigation, Conning, Electronic Navigation, Handling a boat under power, Ropes, lines and Knots, Anchors and Anchoring, Weather, Tides and Currents, and Collision Regulations/Rules of the Road.
Boat3: Intro to Navigation Course Content: Navigation, Introduction to Plotting, Plotting and Labeling, Working with Paper Charts, Environmental Responsibilities, Skipper’s responsibilities before setting out and when under way, Electrical hazards, handling a boat under sail,Tides and Currents, Collision Regulations / Rules of the Road.
Last Updated on Sunday, 19 February 2017 12:05  

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