Yachtmaster for Sail and Power
Yachtmaster for Sail and Power is a major reference book that has proved invaluable for the many sailors following the RYA Coastal Skipper/Yachtmaster Offshore course. This highly respected and refreshingly practical study guide covers the whole syllabus in detail, all illustrated with colour photographs, charts and worked examples throughout.
It covers: Chartwork - with useful worked examples · Electronic navigation - how to use the latest technology for safe navigation: radar, electronic chart plotting and GPS
Pilotage - buoyage fully explained and illustrated. Communications - information on current maritime communications including GMDSS. Weather - the elements of meteorology, weather sources and forecasts. Safety and survival - all the new SOLAS regulations detailed. Stability and buoyancy - the principles simply explained. Including the latest updates, new artwork and a modern design, this fourth edition compliments the syllabus and assists with exam preparation - an essential companion for anyone enrolling on the RYA Yachtmaster course, whether for sail or power.
- Stock code RBADL0065-2
- Author Alison Noice
- Publisher Adlard Coles
- ISBN 9781472973511
- Edition 5th
- Edition date 2020
- Publication details 246 x 171mm. Hard Cover