Years of Experience

We have 16 years of on-line experience meeting the needs of recreational sailors and powerboaters around the world.

A History of Success

coastalnavigation.com is an easy-to-follow system of instruction for novice and veteran boaters. The program has proven successful for hundreds of graduates.

Everything You Need to Succeed

All materials are supplied, including nautical charts, plotting tools, and the exam.

Satisfied Graduates

It was excellent, well written, presented well. The plot-it exercises, flash pieces and step-by-steps helped a lot. Andrew J, Ottawa

I thought the course was excellent. The lessons were very informative, well organized and laid out; and the self examinations very helpful. I thank you for a great experience.
John L, Toronto

I really enjoyed the course, particularly the plotting exercises. I thought your material was extremely well put together and that it illustrated each of the performance objectives both clearly and appropriately. Although my preference would be for an in-class approach, the quality of your online offering was such that I would not hesitate to recommend it to others.
David C, Ottawa

Specific Versioning

Canadian Edition The Canadian Edition follows the curriculum of Sail Canada. Students can achieve the Coastal Navigation Standard upon successful completion of the course and exam. This Standard is recognized worldwide.

(The American Edition is not available at this time. We invite you to consider the Canadian Edition. Note that the Sail Canada Coastal Navigation Standard is recognized worldwide.)

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