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Chart work is crucial to passage planning and safe coastal cruising, these presentations take you through the important aspects in an easy to understand style.……

The Basics

CHART BASICS - Part one

A guide to charts and marine publications and how to read them………

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CHART BASICS - Part Two

A look at different chart projections and why sailors need to be aware of them……

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THE COMPASS

A simple guide variation and deviation and the causes of them………

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CONVERTING TRUE & MAGNETIC BEARINGS

How to convert magnetic bearings to true and vice-versa, a simple foolproof way….………

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PLOTTING A FIX

A step by step guide to plotting a fix and determining your position on a chart…..

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DEAD RECKONING & ESTIMATED POSITIONS

A step by step guide to using dead reckoning to estimate your position…..

COURSE TO STEER

A step by step instructions on plotting a safe course to steer …..

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PRACTICAL PASSAGE PLANNING

Putting it in to practice, a practical step by step guide to planning a coastal passage…..…..

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PASSAGE PLANNING - THE BASICS

A guide to the considerations involved when planning a coastal passage………

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Plotting a Fix, DR & EP, Course to steer

GPS & CHART PLOTTERS

This presentation explains how they work, what they can do for us and a ‘best practice’ guide…..

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Electronic Navigation

Passage Planning

Single Download £3.50 Multiple Downloads £8.50

Local guides & practical passage plans…..

Safety presentations…………….…………..

Tidal calculations………..………………….

Chart work…………………………….………

Pilotage………………………….…………….

Practical seamanship……….………………

Meteorology and weather…………………..

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