ORCV Master Navigation – Online Course
For those that would like to learn how to win ocean races, the ORCV has 2 new courses plus a Masterclass with Will Oxley. These courses concentrate of using Expedition Software starting with the very basics and building your knowledge.
In the basic course you will learn how to: set and manage marks and routes, creating race notes, uploading and working with charts, boat polars and sail charts with Expedition.
The second course, “You’ve got the basics. What’s next?”, builds your knowledge further in: how to work with weather routing, weather routes, wave polars and wave gribs, anaylsis of wind, current and MSLP and moves onto georeferencing weather images.
Will Oxley, is then running a Masterclass and discusses race planning, tactical boat positioning, how to evaluate GRIB data, communications and shares how he prepares and manages onboard whilst racing.
All courses run online and can be booked individually.
- Expedition, Learn the basics starts October 29 at 6 – 9 pm.
- Expedition, You’ve got the basics, what’s next? Is November 5, at 7 – 9 pm
- Masterclass with Will Oxley, starts Monday, November 9, 6.30 -9 pm and runs for 3 nights.
Book your course here https://www.orcv.org.au/training/navigation