Newest Online Course from BoatUS Foundation and US Power Squadrons Details GPS/Chartplotter Use
"Many boaters understand the basic functions on their chartplotter, but we wanted to create a course that would be like having a knowledgeable friend looking over their shoulder pointing out the GPS' features they might not be aware of, as well as explaining how the GPS can make their boating more safe and enjoyable," said BoatUS Foundation Director of Education Amanda Suttles Pérez. "This course is great for novice or experts with any size boat, and you don't have to be an experienced navigator to understand the material."
The course is divided into four chapters including and an introduction with sections on setting-up, using the GPS, and integrating electronics. Short quizzes throughout give you the opportunity to test your knowledge and then go back to review the material again. Some topics covered include:
The course is just $24.00 for members of BoatUS, United States Power Squadrons, US Coast Guard Auxiliary, and Great Lakes Cruising Club. For more information on all online courses offered by the Foundation, go toBoatUS.org/courses.
|Newest Online Course from BoatUS Foundation and US Power Squadrons Details GPS/Chartplotter Use