Piloting and Navigation
Two classes - must attend both.
- Part 1 is February 23rd
- Part 2 is March 1st
Registration covers both parts
Piloting involves navigating a vessel in restricted waters and fixing its position as precisely as possible at frequent intervals. Team PSC will help you learn, among other things, lines of position, dead reckoning, ranges, estimated positions, running fixes, and danger bearings. This is a two day class and is part of the ASA 105 certification.
Participants must have a 'Nav Kit' for this course. Participants who need a 'Nav Kit' can purchase one through PSC for just $40 dollars. This offer is good for registrations that occur before January 30th.
This kit should include:
(1) 6" fixed point dividers (item #262),
(2) nautical slide rule (item #105), and
(3) compact parallel plotter (item #60)
Lead instructor: Ross R
American Legion Post 176
6520 Amherst Ave
Springfield, VA 22150
Members may use one (1) FVSM for this class. Please check the FVSM spreadsheet to make sure you have FVSM(s) available before choosing this pricing option.
Direct all questions to Rob O