Deck Officer Upgrade /Terrestrial Coastal Navigation/Master/Mate/500/1600/3000 Unlimited Mate/ OICNW
Course 200

On top of satisfying the STCW training requirement for Terrestrial & Coastal Navigation, this class provides an excellent jump-start to prepare mariners for their USCG exams at a Regional Examination Center (REC)!

Course Description

Deck Officer Study Course with Terrestrial and Coastal Navigation - Course #200

This 15 day course includes:

* Upgrade exam prep for Master/Mate 500/1600/3000/ Unlimited;

* Covers all of the required terrestrial and coastal navigation problems for mates and masters; AND

* Students who have successfully completed the course will satisfy the Terrestrial Navigation training requirements of 46 CFR 11.309(a)(4)(viii) for STCW endorsements as OICNW on vessels of 500 GT or more.

Subjects Include:

Charts & Chart Work
Chart Symbols
Navigation Publications
Compass Correction
Plotting and Position Lines
Bearing Problems
Distance Off Problems
Fuel Consumption Problems
Apparent Slip
Required RPM (Using Slip)
Days Run (Using Slip)
Required Speed (Using Slip)
Compass Error by Azimuth
Compass Error by Amplitude
Compass Error and Leeway 
Deviation Table Construction
Visual Ranges – Luminous and Geographic
Tides and Tidal Currents
Voyage Planning
Rules of the Road Review
General Subjects Review including Ship Stability calculations

15 day class in Fort Lauderdale