Boating 4 – Near Shore Marine Navigation Level 1 - Classroom

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Course Details, and Pricing

Boating 4 – Near Shore Marine Navigation Level 1 - Classroom

Suggested Prerequisite Boating 3 – Introduction to Marine Navigation

Details Students will meet in a classroom 1 evening per week for the duration of the course. Course length varies depending on the course from 5 evenings to 12 evenings. Printed or Ebook course material will be distributed to the students either on the first night or prior to the start of the course.

Do you know what to do if a boat on fire calls you for help?  Can you deal with emergencies on your own boat?  Build your confidence on the water, and make your boating a safe and fun experience, by taking this CPS-ECP Course.   You will learn how to cope with these situations, as well as many other aspects of boating, such as relative bearings, knots and splicing, medical emergencies, coping with adverse weather, and much more. This course was formerly called Seamanship. Note: For optimal ePub readability we recommend PC and Android users download the free ePub reader application called Calibre. For Apple and Mac users we recommend using the free Books app the comes standard on Mac OS.

BARRIE

Additional Information

This course is being offered online in a virtual classroom setting using the GoToMeeting app.

Start Date: Mar 7th, 2022

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: Online

Address: Online
Online
BARRIE, ON

Contact: Hans Etzel
705-722-0060
barriecpstraining@rogers.com

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
270.00
Member Price
229.50
BURLINGTON

Additional Information

Boating 4 -Near Shore Navigation Level 1 (Formerly Seamanship) will run Tuesdays Oct 12, 19, 26, Nov 02, 09, 16, 23, 30, Dec 07, 14, 21, Jan 04, 11 (13 weeks) with exams on the last evening. (No Class Dec 28).

Start Date: Oct 12th, 2021

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: TBD

Address: Burlington Seniors Centre
2285 New Street - Access from Teen Tour Way
BURLINGTON, ON

Contact: James Dean
905-515-0933
BurlingtonPowerSquadron@gmail.com

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
300.00
Member Price
240.00
LONDON

Additional Information

1. Please register as soon as possible since it can sometimes take up to 4 weeks to receive materials. 2. The PRINTED BOOK is recommended over the eBook. 3. All classes will be online using ZOOM or Webex. Once registered, instructions will be sent to you a few days before the first class on how to connect. 4. All classes start at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.

Start Date: Jan 13th, 2022

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: Online

Address: London Webex or Zoom
Online
LONDON, ON

Contact: Carl Lee
519-433-1827
clee@odyssey.on.ca

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
270.00
Member Price
229.50
Non-Member Price Discount Applied
245.00(25.00) Early Bird Discount ends on Dec 13th, 2021
Member Price Discount Applied
204.50(25.00)
OAKVILLE

Additional Information

This course will be offered on line using the gotomeeting platform for instruction. Prerequisite required Boating 2+3. This is a beautiful course that is meant to polish your skills learned in the previous B2+B3 courses. You will be learning so much more on how to locate your position on a chart. Tides, currents, winds, waves, Emergency Procedures, knots, and how to determine the best spot to wait out a storm in your vicinity will be discussed. Anchors and the best type of anchor for the various conditions you may encounter will be reviewed. The knowledge gained from this course will help you become an even better boater! Meet our Instructor Marc Drouin: Marc is an avid sailor who has raced as crew, across the Atlantic Ocean from Quebec City to St Malo France. He has sailed the Caribbean, Great Lakes and St Lawrence Seaway. Marc has an incredible amount of experience and knowledge to share with you. Classes are planned to be offered on the following dates: Tuesday September 28, 2021 7pm until 9:30pm Tuesday October 05, 2021 7pm until 9:30pm Tuesday October 12, 2021 7pm until 9:30pm Tuesday October 19, 2021 7pm until 9:30pm Tuesday October 26, 2021 7pm until 9:30pm Tuesday November 02, 2021 7pm until 9:30pm Tuesday November 09, 2021 7pm until 9:30pm Tuesday November 16, 2021 7pm until 9:30pm--take home exam issued #1 Tuesday November 23, 2021 7pm until 9:30pm ---if necessary Exam written part 2, Tuesday November 30, 2021 7pm until finished. Course Agenda Date Agenda Preparation and Homework Lecture 1 28 September Introduction Section 1 – Dead Reckoning and the Log Section 3 – The Magnetic Compass Section 4 – Fixed Aids to Navigation Reading : Sections 1, 3, & 4 Lecture 2 05 October Section 5 – Floating Aids to Navigation Section 6 – Bearings and fixes Section 7 – Relative Bearings Reading : Sections 5, 6, 7 Homework : Sections 1, 3, 4 Lecture 3 12 October Section 2 – Marlinespike Seamanship Section 17 – Anchors and Anchoring Reading : Sections 2, 17 Homework : Sections 5, 6, 7 Lecture 4 19 October Section 8 – Distance of an Object by 2 Relative Bearings Section 9 – Collision Regulations Section 10 – Tides Reading : Sections 8, 9, 10 Homework : Section 2, 17, Practice knots and splicing Lecture 5 26 October Section 15 – Medical Emergencies Section 16 – Emergencies at Sea Cruise #1 Reading : Sections 15, 16 Homework : Sections 8, 9, 10 Lecture 6 02 November Section 11 – Weather Section 12 – Winds, Waves and Current Cruise #2 Reading : Sections 11, 12 Homework : Sections 15, 16 Lecture 7 09 November Section 13 – Seamanship Skills for Adverse Weather Section 14 – Buoyancy and Stability Cruise #3 Reading : Sections 13, 14 Homework : Sections 11, 12 Lecture 8 16 November Review and Q&A Cruise exam preparation - Review all sections Homework : Exam Part 1 (Cruise) 23 November review if necessary 30 November Exam Part 2--- Write Cruise exam Please note that we will mail your course materials to your home. It takes approximately 2 weeks to receive your materials, so register soon! For further information contact: Mike Johnson 905-220-3358 or at mikecjohnson90@gmail.com

Start Date: Sep 28th, 2021

Start Time: 7:00 PM

Room #: 00

Address: Your Computer
Your Home
OAKVILLE, ON

Contact: Mike Johnson
905-220-3358
mikecjohnson90@gmail.com

Pricing and Packages:

Non-Member Price
220.00
Member Price
187.00

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