The Navigation & Radar course includes sections on the Collision Regulations, chart work, compass work, Gyro Compass, Buoyage, Electronic Navigation Aids, ECDIS, AIS, Radar, Automatic Radar Plotting Aids (ARPA) and Tidal Calculations.

Theory is covered in the first 10 days, concluding with a written examination. The third week’s training takes place in a simulator.

Course Pricing – See All

  • MCA Navigation and Radar (OOW) – 15 Days – $3,250
  • MCA Navigation and Radar (OOW) without ARPA – 10 Days – $2,250

Length:

  • 15 Days

Pre-study:

This is an intensive 15 day course that requires students have some underpinning knowledge and experience outside the scope of the course and in order to get yourself prepared we suggest that all students have a good understanding of the following:

  • International regulations for preventing collisions at sea Rules 1-19
  • The steps for a three bearing fix, running fix, estimated position and a course to steer
  • Tidal calculations for standard and secondary ports

Pre-study course packages for the above can be obtained when students have enrolled for the course and it is suggested that students spend a much time as possible in order to fully understand the concepts for this course.

Pre-requisites:

  • Minimum Age of 19 years old
  • Knowledge of basic navigation and chart work OR completion of RYA Yachtmaster Offshore OR IYT MOY Limited

Classroom:

  • 10 Students (max)

Course Description:

Theory is covered in the first 10 days, concluding with a written examination. The third week’s training takes place in a simulator.

Navigation and Radar including ARPA (OOW) covers the following:

  • Compass Work
  • Gyro Compass
  • Chart work
  • Chart Correcting
  • Notices to Mariners
  • Tides and Tidal Calculations
  • International Regulations for Prevention of Collision at Sea
  • Buoyage System
  • Navigation Aids including ECDIS
  • Radar and the use of ARPA

Upcoming Courses

MCA Navigation and Radar (OOW)

November 4 @ 8:00 am - November 22 @ 5:00 pm

MCA Navigation and Radar (OOW)

November 25 @ 8:00 am - December 13 @ 5:00 pm
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One event on January 27, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on March 23, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on May 18, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on July 27, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on September 21, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on November 16, 2020 at 8:00 am

MCA Navigation and Radar (OOW)

January 27, 2020 @ 8:00 am - February 14, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
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One event on January 27, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on March 23, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on May 18, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on July 27, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on September 21, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on November 16, 2020 at 8:00 am

MCA Navigation and Radar (OOW)

March 23, 2020 @ 8:00 am - April 10, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
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One event on January 27, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on March 23, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on May 18, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on July 27, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on September 21, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on November 16, 2020 at 8:00 am

MCA Navigation and Radar (OOW)

May 18, 2020 @ 8:00 am - June 5, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
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One event on January 27, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on March 23, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on May 18, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on July 27, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on September 21, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on November 16, 2020 at 8:00 am

MCA Navigation and Radar (OOW)

July 27, 2020 @ 8:00 am - August 14, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
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One event on January 27, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on March 23, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on May 18, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on July 27, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on September 21, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on November 16, 2020 at 8:00 am

MCA Navigation and Radar (OOW)

September 21, 2020 @ 8:00 am - October 9, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
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One event on January 27, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on March 23, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on May 18, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on July 27, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on September 21, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on November 16, 2020 at 8:00 am

MCA Navigation and Radar (OOW)

November 16, 2020 @ 8:00 am - December 4, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
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One event on January 27, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on March 23, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on May 18, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on July 27, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on September 21, 2020 at 8:00 am

One event on November 16, 2020 at 8:00 am