SCOPE OF WORK
Develop skills in the practical uses of the navigation chart. Students are introduced to navigation chart format and associated plotting tools and techniques. Knowledge retention is measured through knowledge based test and practical job sheets that reinforce rules of the road and dead reckoning, plotting chart coordinates and measuring and calculating distances, times directions and speeds.
This course introduces students to basic and intermediate navigation concepts, voyage planning, and contact tracking principles while emphasizing seamanship and rules of the road.