NAVIGATION NOTES FOR INTERMEDIATE COURSES
We recommend that you take the Sail Canada Basic Coastal Navigation course before taking an Intermediate Course. Sail Canada Basic Navigation certification is required to obtain the Intermediate Certificate.
In the event you cannot take the coastal navigation course beforehand I have provided some basic information which will help you to prepare for Navigational aspects of the Intermediate course. For the advanced course you need Sail Canada Coastal Navigation.(Basic & Intermediate)
- Dead Reckoning
- Variation and Deviation converting between true and compass bearings)
- 2 or 3 bearing Fix
- Tides and tidal height at any time
Also of importance are: