At Barcelona’s Port Olímpic your mainly practical Navigation license course.
The Navigation License is the most basic homologated license of recreational boats, with this qualification you can take boats up to 6 meters in length and navigate by day up to a distance of two nautical miles from a port or place of shelter..
The course, taught in English, can be done in half a day and you do not have to take an exam to obtain your Navigation License. There will be two hours of theoretical training and four hours of practice on board one of ours speedboats.
The two hours of theory are taught exclusively in English and during the practices the instructions are combined in both languages with the aim that all students understand effectively all the terminology in the official language that frames the law.
During the course you will learn:
- Basics of navigation.
- Right-of-way between vessels.
- Interpret maritime beaconing.
- Make essential knots.
- Accident prevention rules.
- How to dock and undock.
- Choose a good place to anchor.
- Basic notions of radio communications.
- How to act in cases of emergency.