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Lake St. Louis Squadron
c/o RStLYC
1350 Lakeshore Dr.
Dorval, QC
H9S 2E3
Tel: (514) 900-9761

 

 
   
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Lake St. Louis Squadron
c/o RStLYC
1350 Lakeshore Dr.
Dorval, QC
H9S 2E3

   

 

 
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Boating Essentials


Boating Essentials picks up where Boating Basics leaves off. This course provides in-depth boat operation and safety training. As well, you will experience the challenge of plotting and navigation, necessary skills in boating situations where technology fails.

This course builds on the Boating Basics training you received for the PCOC. It is designed to introduce marine charts and basic coastal/river navigation skills you need to safely navigate your pleasure craft in these waters.

Subjects Covered:

  • The Magnetic Compass

  • Global Positioning and Charts

  • Navigation

  • Introduction to Plotting

  • Plotting and Labelling

  • Working with Paper Charts

  • Digital Charting and Chart plotting

  • Anchors and Anchoring

  • Lines and Ropes

  • Electrical Hazards

  • Towing

  • Environmental responsibilities

  • Check List for Lay-up and pre-launch

 


 
     
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Please Call: (514) 900-9761
 

Contact: Staff Training Officer
 

     
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Classes are held at:
The Royal St. Lawrence Yacht Club
1350 Lakeshore Drive
Dorval, Qc
     
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The Lake St. Louis Squadron is a unit of the Canadian Power and Sail SquadronsThe Lake St. Louis Squadron is a unit of the Canadian Power & Sail Squadrons

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