Event Name: Introduction to Navigation
Squadron: Northern Neck Sail & Power Squadron
Location: NNSPS Classroom
543C N Main StreetKilmarnockVA22482
804-577-4324
Start Date & Time: 2024-02-24 10:00:00
End Date & Time: 2024-02-24 10:00:00
Event Description: The Introduction to Navigation seminar presents information designed to enable beginning recreational boaters to practice safe passage using navigation charts with Global Positioning System (GPS) technology on devices such as chart plotters. This seminar introduces recreational boaters to navigation using charts in combination with GPS and the electronic navigation software, OpenCPN. Continued education on using OpenCPN software is provided in the continuum of education in advanced USPS courses such as Piloting and Navigation. Navigation chart and OpenCPN data is introduced through no-cost website access.
EXCOM Member Point of Contact: Mack McKinney, SN-IN
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