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Sail Nauticus

Coastal Navigation

This classroom course at Sail Nauticus is an introduction to Pilotage and Coastal Navigation using traditional methods. Emphasis is on navigating a cruising sailboat in coastal waters, but the material is applicable to both power and sailing vessels.

The course fee includes the US Sailing textbook, a practice chart, basic plotting tools, and the exam fee.

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Coastal Navigation course is offered on two consecutive weekends:

  • Weekend 1: Saturday-Sunday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Weekend 2: Saturday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.  Sunday 1 p.m. -5p.m.

Please note that this course in based in the classroom. There will be no sailing involved.