Every Cork sailor has been to Crosshaven, Cobh, Monkstown and East Ferry - and in recent years the trip to Cork City has become obligatory!
|Length of Course||1 evening|
|Objective||Gain an insight into Cork Harbour, particularly the nooks and crannys off the beaten track.|
|Location||The chartroom at SailCork's base at East Ferry near Cobh. Also in your local club.|
|What to bring||A4 Notebook, pens, 2B pencils, eraser, sharpener. You will also need a Plotter or Parallel Rulers, Nautical Dividers and an Almanac. Also bring your own charts of Cork Harbour.|
Syllabus includes crew and boat preparation, destination research including pilotage, chartwork and shoreside. Navigational planning- including chartwork, tide work, best routes and alternative destinations. Met. information before and during trip, safety aspects, customs and legal requirements.