The latest in the RYA’s popular range, this title is an introduction to navigation. The book guides the reader through the basic steps of navigation so that they can learn to navigate successfully. It is therefore an absolute must for everybody, whether studying for the RYA Basic Navigation Course, or merely looking to refresh their knowledge.
Chapters include the purpose of navigation; measuring direction and distance; tides and buoys; pilotage and passage planning.
Written by Tim Bartlett, renowned marine journalist and author of RYA Navigation Handbook, RYA VHF Handbook and RYA Astro Navigation Handbook.
Paperback 80 pages.