The Navigation Centre...serving the marine industry in
QLD TIDE TABLES 2014
The Navigation Centre services the commercial shipping industry with charts, nautical publications and other requirements as dictated by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA). As well as serving a large commercial client base, the needs of other boaties (yachts and power boats alike) are met with everything from navigation charts, parallel rules, barometers, magnetic compasses, captains hats to key rings and everything in between.
Flags of all nations including code flags for ships and courtesy flags for boats are a very popular item as only top quality bunting flags are supplied.
An element of The Navigation Centre is the provision of training courses:
Elements of Shipboard Safety
General Purpose Hand
Marine Radio Operators Certificate of Proficiency
Marine Engine Driver Grade 1
Marine Engine Driver Grade 2
Marine Engine Driver Grade 3
Coxswain Grade 1
Coxswain Grade 2
Master Up to 24mtr
Master Up to 35mtr
We are now teaching for under an auspicing agreement. The great news is, a TASKBOOK is only required if you do not have all of your seatime.
The courses are taught by experienced Mariners in a classroom situation at our premises in Townsville, North Queensland as well as ONLINE from 1 September 2014. The student has to come to our classroom for exams and the practical component, however a large percentage of the course can be done online in their own time which means no time off work.
The Electronic Chart Display Information System (ECDIS) course is taught at The International Marine College (IMC) in Cairns.
Australian Nautical Charts
British Admiralty Publications (BA)
Chart Correcting Service
International Nautical Charts (Japanese, New Zealand, American)
Notice to Mariners and Tracings
AMSA Publications (Aust Maritime Safety Authority)
Coastal and Celestial Navigation
Code Flag Posters & stickers
Cruising guides & directions
IMO Publications (International Maritime Organistation)
ITU Publications (International Telecommunications Union)
Marine Radio Operators Handbook 2014
Queensland Tide Tables 2014
Torres Strait Tide Tables
VHF Handbook 2014
100 Magic Miles - David Colfelt
Chart Correction Pens
Compass and Divider Sets
Magnetic Compass - sales, repairs, swings
Speed Time Distance calculators
Accessories (sister clips, flag poles)
International FlagsNational Flags