Understanding the Compass

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RYA Essential Navigation & Safety Course

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Understanding the Compass

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Attachments for download

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Distances & Plotting Symbols (crib_sheet.pdf)

Practice Chart 1 (pchart1.pdf)

Practice Chart 2 (pchart2.pdf)

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Firstly, let’s examine the compass. Once out of sight of land, this is the one piece of equipment that we cannot do without! Watch the lecture below, then try the quiz that follows, there is a link (next topic) at the  bottom of the page.

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