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Apr. 02, 2022

Basic Coastal Navigation

MarineMax Danvers is teaming up with the Captains from Boatwise to teach our Basic Coastal Navigation class Saturday, April 2 from 8:30am to 5pm. Instruction on the fundamentals of coastal navigation from the perspective that the student has no current knowledge of navigation techniques. A must for anyone intending to do any coastal cruising. Topics covered include: latitude/longitude, compass theory, variation and deviation, navigation tools, charts, bearing conversion, distance/speed/time calculations, 3 point fixes, basic tide and current theory, proper plotting techniques, and more. This 8-hour curriculum includes 2 to 3 hours of hands-on chart work using skills taught. All materials included. 


This informative session is offered on a reservation basis; with a credit card deposit of $60 per person upon registration. The instructors are all USCG certified captains from Boatwise, Inc., New England's premier boating education company. After the class is completed, a Certificate of Completion will be emailed to each participant. There is no testing required with this topic.


As class size is limited, please register by filling out the form below and call our store at (781) 395-0050 to make a deposit to reserve your spot. Following registration, an email will be sent containin instructions for the class from Boatwise.

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  • Addison Mathis
  • addison.mathis@marinemax.com
  • (617) 326-3455

Apr. 02, 2022

  • Saturday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

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MarineMax Danvers is teaming up with the Captains from Boatwise to teach our Basic Coastal Navigation class Saturday, April 2 from 8:30am to 5pm. Instruction on the fundamentals of coastal navigation from the perspective that the student has no current knowledge of navigation techniques. A must for anyone intending to do any coastal cruising. Topics covered include: latitude/longitude, compass theory, variation and deviation, navigation tools, charts, bearing conversion, distance/speed/time calculations, 3 point fixes, basic tide and current theory, proper plotting techniques, and more. This 8-hour curriculum includes 2 to 3 hours of hands-on chart work using skills taught. All materials included. 


This informative session is offered on a reservation basis; with a credit card deposit of $60 per person upon registration. The instructors are all USCG certified captains from Boatwise, Inc., New England's premier boating education company. After the class is completed, a Certificate of Completion will be emailed to each participant. There is no testing required with this topic.


As class size is limited, please register by filling out the form below and call our store at (781) 395-0050 to make a deposit to reserve your spot. Following registration, an email will be sent containin instructions for the class from Boatwise.