Boat Handling (formerly Seamanship)

Member Cost: $65   Nonmember Cost: $95

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Course Covers:

  • Anchoring

  • Boating With Confidence

  • Rules of the (water) road

  • Docking

  • Knots & Lines

  • Emergency response techniques

A pair of dividers and a chart plotter are required. Available at Headquarters for $15 (dividers) and $10 (plotter).

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Boat Handling (Seamanship)

 

Dates and Time:

Monday evenings

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

9 Weeks

 to

Not Scheduled at This Time

Location

CSPS Headquarters

8492 Cotter Street

Lewis Center, OH 43035

Advanced Courses

Advanced Boat Handling (Piloting)

Prerequisite: Boat Handling

Member Cost: $70   Nonmember Cost: $100

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Course Covers:

  • Charts and interpretation

  • Navigation aids

  • Plotting courses, direction & distance

  • True vs Magnetic North

  • GPS Waypoints & Routes

  • Planning safe courses

  • Monitoring progress

  • Determining position with GPS & Dead Reckoning

A pair of dividers and a chart plotter are required. Available at Headquarters for $15 (dividers) and $10 (plotter).

Advanced Boat Handling

(Formerly Piloting)

Prerequisite: Seamanship

 

Dates and Times:

Monday evenings

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

13 Weeks

October 7 to December 9, 2019

Location

CSPS Headquarters

8492 Cotter Street

Lewis Center, OH 43035

Advanced Piloting 

Prerequisite: Piloting

Member Cost: $70    Nonmember Cost: $100

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Course Covers:

  • Review of Piloting Skills

  • Advanced positioning techniques

  • Radar, autopilots, chart plotters

  • Hazard avoidance

  • Collision avoidance w/radar & GPS

  • Tides, Clearances, Depth

  • Effect of currents

  • Piloting with wind & currents

A pair of dividers and a chart plotter are required. Available at Headquarters for $15 (dividers) and $10 (plotter).

Advanced Piloting

Prerequisite: Piloting

Dates and Time:

Monday evenings

7:00 to 9:00 pm

10 Weeks

Not Scheduled at This Time

Location

CSPS Headquarters

8492 Cotter Street

Lewis Center, OH 43035

Junior Navigation 

Prerequisite: Adv. Piloting

Member Cost: $175   Nonmember Cost: $205

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Course Covers:

  • Precise time determination

  • Use of the Nautical Almanac

  • Taking sextant sights of sun

  • Reducing sights to establish position

  • Use of special charts and plotting sheets for offshore navigation

  • Offshore navigational routines

  • Electronic and computerized offshore navigation

A pair of dividers and a chart plotter are required. Available at Headquarters for $15 (dividers) and $10 (plotter).

Junior Navigation

Prerequisite: Adv. Piloting

Dates and Time:

Wednesday evenings

7:00 to 9:00 pm

16 Weeks

10/3/18 to 1/23/19

Location

CSPS Headquarters

8492 Cotter Street

Lewis Center, OH 43035

Navigation 

Prerequisite: Jr. Navigation

Member Cost: $175   Nonmember Cost: $205

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Course Covers:

  • Precise time determination

  • Use of the Nautical Almanac

  • Taking sextant sights of sun, moon, planets and stars

  • Reducing sights to establish position

  • Use of special charts and plotting sheets for offshore navigation

  • Offshore navigational routines

  • Electronic and computerized offshore navigation

A pair of dividers and a chart plotter are required. Available at Headquarters for $15 (dividers) and $10 (plotter).

Navigation

Prerequisite Jr. Navigation

 

Dates and Time:

Wednesday evenings

7:00 to 9:00 pm

12 Weeks

3/14/18 to 5/30/18

 

Location

CSPS Headquarters

8492 Cotter Street

Lewis Center, OH 43035

Not scheduled at this time.

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