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Essential Navigation & Seamanship

RYA Essential Navigation & Seamanship Caribbean

  • Charts & publications
  • Safety
  • Engine checks
  • Buoyage
  • Tidal awareness
  • Visual and electronic navigation
  • Pilotage
  • Rules of the road (Collision Regulations)
  • Anchoring
  • Weather forecasts
  • Passage planning

 

Day Skipper

RYA Day Skipper Theory Caribbean

  • Nautical terms
  • Rope work
  • Anchor work
  • Safety
  • International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea (IRPCS)
  • Definition of course, position and speed
  • Navigational charts and publications
  • Navigational drawing instruments
  • Compass
  • Chart work
  • Tides and Tidal Streams
  • Visual aids to navigation
  • Meteorology
  • Passage planning
  • Navigation in restricted visibility
  • Pilotage
  • Marine environment

Coastal Skipper & Yachtmaster Offshore

RYA Coastal Skipper & yachtmaster Offshore Theory Caribbean

  • Position determination
  • The Magnetic Compass
  • Tides and Tidal Streams
  • Buoyage; Lights; Pilotage
  • GPS and Chart Plotters
  • Echo Sounders
  • Logs (speed and distance measurement)
  • Deck log
  • Meteorology
  • Rules of the Road
  • Safety at Sea
  • Navigation in Restricted Visibility
  • Passage Planning
  • Marine Environment

 

Yachtmaster Ocean

RYA Yachtmaster Ocean Theory Caribbean

  • The Earth and the Celestial Sphere
  • The PZX triangle
  • The Sextant
  • Measurement of Time
  • Meridian altitudes
  • Sun, Star and other sights
  • Compass checking
  • Satellite Navigation Systems
  • Great circle sailing
  • Meteorology
  • Passage Planning
  • Passage making
  • Communications

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