USCG Auxiliary 24-2 is offering the Charts and Navigation course from 7-9PM on August 14 & 16th
For advanced registration prior to the class date, go to http://a0142402.uscgaux.info
or call (203) 924-5702.
Flotilla 24-2 is located at 1 Birdseye Street, Stratford, CT. (At the Birdseye Boat Ramp).
The Charts and Navigation course will be held on August 14 & 16th from 7 pm to 9.00 pm. The 2-night course ties together electronic navigation and the method of plotting a course on a paper chart. Instructions on basic satellite navigation (GPS) and its functions are presented as well as pros and cons of relying on electronic navigation devices. Students will be instructed how to interpret and use information printed on charts as well as chart a course using that information and navigation tools. Cost: $60 includes all materials.