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Canadian Power and Sail Squadrons offers a series of courses in boating knowledge that build from the basic courses required by law to what you’d want to know to cross the ocean. Our boating courses are available online or in-person. 

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Environment and Weather

Seminar - Tropical Weather for Winter Boaters - ONLINE

Suggested Prerequisite None

Details The course material is available online 24/7.

This online seminar can be started as soon as you receive the link or by going to the course calendar drop down on the main web page and selecting Moodle Login. The Seminar is designed to be done in o... Read morene sitting of about 90 minuets. Many boaters like to spend all or part of their winters sailing in tropical waters, and no doubt wonder what sort of weather they might encounter. The meteorology behind winter weather in the Tropical Zone is very much different from that which we experience here in the mid-latitudes. This seminar gives provides a quick review of mid-latitude weather, and then explains the differences that we would find in the tropics, and why they are different. A good follow up of this course would be Weather for Boaters which is a multi week course with Tutor support.Read less

Start Date: Dec 31st, 2022

Start Time: 1:00 AM

Contact: Eric Phinney
(506) 643-0799


Class Status: 47 Seats remaining

Additional Information

This seminar is offered 24/7 Please ignore the start and finish date they are not relevant. If you are interested in more on weather consider taking our Weather for Boaters full course.

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