Yachtmaster for Sail and Power : A Manual for the RYA Yachtmaster and Certificates of Competence
By Alison Noice
4th Edition 2015
A reference book for sailors following the RYA Coastal Skipper/Yachtmaster Offshore course. This practical study guide covers the whole syllabus in detail, all illustrated with colour photographs, charts and worked examples throughout.It covers:· Chartwork - with useful worked examples · Electronic navigation - how to use the latest technology for safe navigation: radar, electronic chart plotting and GPS · Pilotage - buoyage fully explained and illustrated · Communications - information on current maritime communications including GMDSS · Weather - the elements of meteorology, weather sources and forecasts · Safety and survival - all the new SOLAS regulations detailed · Stability and buoyancy - the principles simply explained.
Hb. 246pp 246x171mm Colour photos and diagrams throughout