Yachtmaster for Sail and Power is a major reference book that has proved invaluable for the many sailors following the RYA Coastal Skipper/Yachtmaster Offshore course. This highly respected and refreshingly practical study guide covers the whole syllabus in detail, all illustrated with colour photographs, charts and worked examples throughout. It covers: Am Chartwork - with useful worked examples Am Electronic navigation - how to use the latest technology for safe navigation: radar, electronic chart plotting and GPS Am Pilotage - buoyage fully explained and illustrated Am Communications - information on current maritime communications including GMDSS Am Weather - the elements of meteorology, weather sources and forecasts Am Safety and survival - all the new SOLAS regulations detailed Am Stability and buoyancy - the principles simply explained. Including the latest updates, new artwork and a modern design, this third edition compliments the syllabus and assists with exam preparation - an essential companion for anyone enrolling on the RYA Yachtmaster course, whether for sail or power.A Manual for the RYA YachtmasterAr Certificates of Competence Alison Noice ... these there is a series of well illustrated pilot books of the charted areas. Electronic charts are available for both iPhone and iPad2 a a great innovationanbsp;...
|Title||:||Yachtmaster for Sail and Power|
|Publisher||:||A&C Black - 2012-09-20|