University of Alaska Southeast

Course Description

Navigation Seminar - Peril Straits

GroupNavigation Seminars
Code and NumberCEU - 041
DescriptionThis seminar will focus on the safe and efficient navigation of the Peril Straits by small ships, ferries and yachts.  Using the UAS ship simulator lab, the instructor will conn a vessel through the Straits, discussing each course, waypoint and point of navigational interest and provide tips regarding piloting in various weather conditions and currents.


LocationUAS Ketchikan - 600 Stedman Street - Room R-118
InstructorCaptain Bill Hopkins
Days and Timesone day - students make arrangements directly with instructor