Navigation Courses

Sail Canada Coastal Navigation

A comprehensive programme designed to develop navigation skills. Topics include: charts, publications, tide tables, aids to navigation, use of navigation instruments, effects of time, distance, speed, wind, current, leeway, plotting position and a special electronic navigation session. Fees include text, instruments, charts and handouts.

Basic – 19 Hours / $455
Charts, aids to navigation, and use of navigation instruments, plus course plotting.

Intermediate – 19 Hours / $325
Running fixes, set & drift plus tides and currents.

Coastal Navigation Standard – 38 Hours / $725
Includes both Basic & Intermediate Navigation.
Call us at 416-203-3000 to receive your discount.

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Sail Canada Celestial Navigation

Find your position anywhere on the planet using the sun and the stars. From basic concepts to Sun-Run-Sun and more, plus how to use a Sextant and the Sight Reduction Tables using H) 249.

Prerequisites: Coastal Navigation Basic & Intermediate

38 Hours / $595

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Instructor Clinic

For information about becoming an Instructor at HCSP please contact us at 416-203-3000 or