Learn how to navigate with radar and AIS

Garmin is holding a navigation day for its marine customers on Saturday March 17 at its UK headquarters in Southampton.

The details are as follows:

Date: Saturday March 17
Time: 9:30am – 3:30pm
Price: £49 each
Suitable for all skill levels
Covers both Sail and Power
A quick rundown of the day is as follows:
–      Welcome with tea/coffee/bacon sandwiches
–      Presentations from Gordon Meadow from the Electronic Navigation Academy on navigating electronically and using radar and AIS on the water.
–      Lunch
–      Hands-on practical sessions to use what you’ve learnt in the presentations. These will focus on:
–      Making the most of the chart-plotter on your boat and at home with routes, waypoints and tracks explained.
–       Setting up and installing a Garmin radar
–      Connecting VHF (DSC) to your AIS and plotter
–      A Q&A session and goody bags
To confirm a place email your name and phone number to charlotte.bishop@garmin.com