RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Ocean - USA Distance Learning Course

  • Price: 330.00 / $458.70


RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Ocean - USA Distance Learning Course
  • Course Information
This 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.

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 Course CD
  • Celestial Navigation tables and exercises
  • Plotting Charts
  • Your own personal tutor with whom you will correspond by E-mail
  • Final Examinations
  • Full Certification upon completion
  • Recognised Worldwide
  • Standard Recognised Worldwide
  • 1 to 1 guidance from tutors