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Sunday...Navigation, CQM, Helm introduction

Posted by Trevor Farmer
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Sun, 08/03/2020

7 crew plus 1 DPA were involved in at sea training for Navigation, CQM, Helm introduction


Navigation: Basic chart work, True and Magnetic, variation, hand bearing compass, scaling, chart use, plotting by estimated position and by calculation

CQM: close quarter work in the marina

Helm intro: Trainees on the helm as part of seamanship work before operational assessement. At sea running a compass course/straight track, bucket and helm controls in turning, introduction to collision regs

8 people
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