- Course Information
* Fantastic Celestial Navigation Interactive Movie (This is a back up to the main coursework and is brilliant in every detail) It shows you how to use the Celestial Navigation Tables and Nautical Almanac
It is so well put together that is makes the RYA Online Yachtmaster Ocean course come to life!
* Fully RYA Interactive Online Yachtmaster Ocean course
* Complete with plotting sheets and and extracts from the Admiraly and USCG Sight reduction tables (The quick method tables)
* Your own personal tutor who is only an email away
* Full RYA/MCA examination and certification included in the price
* Comes on a USB stick so that you get all the coursework upfront. (Ideal for slow or poor internet connection) - True "Plug & Play"
This RYA/MCA Interactive Yachtmaster Ocean Distance Learning Course is a course in Astro Navigation and world-wide meteorology. It assumes knowledge of all the subjects covered in the Dayskipper and Coastal Skipper/Yachtmaster theory courses. A very fascinating course which looks at long range navigation using the celestial bodies of sun, stars, planets and moon. Also Passage Planning for long Ocean voyages and long range weather.
When the GPS fails celestial navigation will get you to your destination as it has done for navigators throughout the centuries.
No mathematics involved so long as you can add and subtract basic numbers.
It gives you a great thrill to fix your position from the heavenly bodies. Just you and the elements. We should never ignore the time honored skills.
For anyone undertaking an ocean passage this course is essential.
The course consists of:-
Ocean Training Interactive RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Ocean Course
Celestial Navigation tables and exercises
Your own personal tutor with whom you will receive 1 to 1 tuition via e-mail and Skype
Celestial Navigation interactive video with hundreds of live animations which really enhance the learning
Full RYA Certification - upon completion
Remember - Learning is your Lifeline!
- Recognised Worldwide
- Standard Recognised Worldwide
- 1 to 1 guidance from tutors