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Seminar - How to use a GPS - Self Study

Suggested Prerequisite None

Details This introductory online seminar is for boaters who want to know the basics of how to set up their GPS/Chartplotter, understand how it works, how to use it to and how it can connect to other boat electronics including tablets and smart phones. In this seminar, you will learn about waypoints, routes and how to best use the display options available for charts and data. Knowing how to plan and safely execute a route and interpret what you see on the charts is important A section is included on the capabilities of multi-function displays connected to an autopilot, sensors, radar, AIS or DSC radio. This is an interactive seminar and to help you assess your learning, there are question and answer segments located throughout the various sections.

Contact: David Allester
(613) 922-3321

Address: BROCKVILLE, ON

Additional Information

This seminar is available 24/7. Ignore the start time. You can start any time at your convenience. You can also stop the videos at any point and then start up again later where you left off.

Pricing and Packages:

Seminar - How to use GPS - Online

Non-Member Price
44.00
Member Price
35.20

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Contact: David Allester
(613) 922-3321

Address: , ON

Additional Information

This seminar is available 24/7. Ignore the start time. You can start any time at your convenience. You can also stop the videos at any point and then start up again later where you left off.

Pricing and Packages:

Seminar - How to use GPS - Online

Non-Member Price
44.00
Member Price
35.20

Online registration is now closed. Please click the "Keep me informed" box, above

Contact: Adriana McCrea
(888) 277-2381

Address: HALIFAX, NS

Additional Information

Please ignore the start date given at this listing. This seminar can be started as soon as you sign up and receive the link to access it (or by going to the course calendar drop down section on the m... Read moreain web page and selecting Moodle Login). Seminars are designed to be completed in one sitting of about 90 minutes (or at your leisure!). Read less

Pricing and Packages:

Seminar - How to use GPS - Online

Non-Member Price
44.00
Member Price
39.60

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Contact: Eric Phinney
(506) 643-0799

Address: SAINT JOHN, NB

Additional Information

This seminar is available to you as soon as you purchase it. Ignore the start date. It means nothing.

Pricing and Packages:

Seminar - How to use GPS - Online

Non-Member Price
44.00
Member Price
35.20

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Contact: Nigel Stafford
(506) 869-1423

Address: SHEDIAC, NB

Additional Information

This seminar can be started as soon as you sign up and receive the link to access it (or by going to the course calendar drop down section on the main web page and selecting Moodle Login). Seminars ar... Read moree designed to be completed in one sitting of about 90 minutes (or at your leisure!)Read less

Pricing and Packages:

Seminar - How to use GPS - Online

Non-Member Price
44.00
Member Price
39.60

Online registration is now closed. Please click the "Keep me informed" box, above