SAFE ENJOYABLE LEARNING AFLOAT AND ASHORE SINCE 1974

Hidden Cork Harbour Pilotage

  • Course ID: N316
  • Discipline: Navigation
  • Level: Basic Navigation

Every Cork sailor has been to Crosshaven, Cobh, Monkstown and East Ferry - and in recent years the trip to Cork City has become obligatory!

Boat -
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

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.

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