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RADAR OBSERVER (UNLIMITED) ENDORSEMENT - $660

 

General Description - This 5-day course covers the basic principles on which radar equipment operates, the functions of radar components and features, the theory of relative motion, complete radar operation, evaluation of radar contacts, the limitations of radar, and plotting targets.  Plotting exercises focus on evaluating threats and taking collision avoidance action.  This course satisfies the requirement of 46 CFR 11.480 for an endorsement as Radar Observer (Unlimited).  This endorsement is good for 5 years and can be renewed by our Radar Recertification Course.

 

Course Topics Include:

 

  • Fundamentals of Radar
  • Ability to analyze information obtained from Radar
  • Range, bearing, course and speed of other ships
  • Identify CPA & TCPA of other vessels
  • Plotting Techniques
  • Relative and true motion concepts

 

EAST COAST SCHEDULE

2016 -2017

RADAR
Observer Unlimited
5-day $660 *

ORIENTAL, NC ONLY

-Jun 20, 2018

Aug 15, 2018

Nov 7, 2018

*Payment required in advance to secure your seat!
We'll accept cash, checks, debit or credit cards.
SORRY.....NO REFUNDS!

Tuition assistance available through First Citizens Bank.
Contact amy.chapin@firstcitizens.com