Navigation courses

The registration for the navigation course has ended. Next time navigation courses will be organised in spring 2022.

Navigation 1 in English

The course is based on the course book Reeds Skipper’s Handbook by Malcolm Pearson and the materials of Suomen Navigoinninopettajat. The course focuses on navigating on the Baltic Sea and lakes. Navigation 1 gives you the basic navigation skills and other useful sailor knowledge. No previous knowledge required.

You will receive an invoice after the course registration, please use the reference number. In addition, please be prepared to show a receipt of payment when picking up the course material.

The schedule for the spring 2021

The course will be organised on Monday evenings at 18-20. The lectures are organised remotely on Google Meet platform.

  • 22.3. Lecture 1
  • 29.3. Lecture 2
  • 6.4. Tuesday Lecture 3
  • 12.4. Lecture 4
  • 19.4. Lecture 5
  • 26.4. Lecture 6
  • 3.5. rehearsing (will be confirmed later)
  • 12.5. Exam

Trip reserves the right the change the schedule.


One exam is included in the course fee. 

Course material

The course book is Reeds Skipper’s Handbook by Malcolm Pearson. Trip does not sell the book. The book is available in most of the book stores.

We recommend that you will have a protractor triangle, a navigational divider and the Navigation 1 map. In addition, a calculator is needed.

  • Course fee Student (inc. an exam (1)) 65,00 €
  • Course fee Graduated (inc. an exam) 79,00 €
  • Exam only 45,00 €
  • Navigation 1 map 8,00 €
  • Protractor triangle Linex 2800MH 10,00 €
  • Navigational divider Linex 76B 12,00€
  • Navigational divider, brass 22,50 €

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