University of Alaska Southeast

Course Description

Navigation Seminar - Peril Straits

GroupNavigation Seminars
Code and NumberCEU - 041
DescriptionThis short 4-hr 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
DatesApril 27 - May 8
Days and Timesone day - students make arrangements directly with instructor