USPS CORE COURSES

USPA CORE COURSES

SEAMANSHIP
The Seamanship 2016 course is the next step after completing America’s Boating Course, taking the knowledge and skills learned there and expanding and extending them with this newly updated edition. (See details of Seamanship)

PILOTING
Piloting is the first course in the sequence of USPS courses on navigation, covering the basics of coastal and inland navigation. (See details of Piloting)

ADVANCED PILOTING
Advanced Piloting is the second in the sequence of USPS courses on navigation. It continues to build coastal and inland navigation skill, allowing the student to take on more challenging conditions – unfamiliar waters, limited visibility, and extended cruises.(See details of Advanced Piloting)

JUNIOR NAVAGATOR
Junior Navigation is the first in a two-part program of study in offshore navigation, followed by the Navigation course. It is designed as a practical “how to” course.(See details of Junior Navigator)

NAVAGATOR
After Junior Navigation, this course is the second part of the study of offshore navigation, further developing the student’s understanding of celestial navigation theory. (See details of Junior Navigator)