The Navigation & Radar with Automatic Radar Plotting Aid (ARPA)
The course covers navigation with Automatic Radar Plotting Aid (ARPA) and Radar Simulator, passage planning, training in the use of Electronic Chart Display and Information System (ECDIS), comprehensive knowledge of the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea 1972 (COLREGS), competence in search and rescue, a full understanding and expertise in the use of radar and ARPA.
10 days (Monday- Friday)
OOW Nav and Radar (Yachts)
Max of 8 students
A theory course with a 2 1/2 hour written exam at the conclusion which requires a 60% pass mark and an assessment conducted on simulators.