Expedition Fundamentals – Live Webinar

$79.00

If you are a new(er) to Expedition this new webinar if for you.
In this 3 hour program Peter Isler introduces Expedition – starting from basic set-up and exploring the many navigation, routing, and performance features of the worlds most powerful tactical navigation software.

Thursday, February 7, 7-10 pm EDT
4-7pm  PDT, 0000-0300+1 GMT
The course will be recorded and attendees will have full access to the recording (online, not downloadable) through the end of the year.
Enroll On line or call North U at 203-245-0727 to enroll over the phone.

Description

If you are a new(er) to Expedition this new webinar if for you.
In this 3 hour program Peter Isler introduces Expedition – starting from basic set-up and exploring the many navigation, routing, and performance features of the worlds most powerful tactical navigation software.

Thursday, February 7, 7-10 pm EDT
4-7 pm  PDT, 0000-0300+1 GMT.

The course will be recorded and attendees will have full access to the recording (online, not downloadable) through the end of the year.

Expedition Fundamentals

Targeted to the newer user, Intro to Expedition will get you started with fundamentals of Expedition set up, requirements, features, and uses.

Topics Include
– Setting up your system hardware
            PC/ Laptop, networking with instruments & GPS
            Instrument Data In
            Expedition Data Out
– Setting up Expedition Files
            Settings and preferences
            Charts
                        Types: Vector, Raster, CMap
                        Where & How to Get Them
                        How to access them in Expedition
            Polars
                        Getting or building/ formatting for Expedition
                        Installing and accessing
                        Modifying


            Sail Charts
                        Getting or building/ formatting for Expedition
                        Installing and accessing

                        Modifying
– Navigation
            Using Expedition as a chart plotter
            Location
            Waypoints and Routing
            Sail Notes
– Optimized Routing
            Requirements: Course & Time, Polar, Weather GRIB
            Setting a Start Time (to race)
            Setting a Start Window (for cruising and deliveries)
            Getting weather GRIBs
                        GRIB sources
                        Web access: Cellular, Satellite, 
            Common errors
            Route planning
            Routing under way


Menu Tour
            We’ll check all the menus,
Windows
            Number boxes
            Course
            Sail Chart & Polar

This Expedition Tour will set you up to quickly become a power-user without having to figure it all out on your own.

 

Peter Isler

As with all the North U Expedition Webinars, Peter Isler is a key ingredient.  An outstanding racer, and world-class navigator, Peter is also a gifted instructor.  Don’t go to sea without these skills.

Event Details

Start date: February 07, 2019

End date: February 07, 2019

Start time: 07:00 p.m.

End time: 10:00 p.m.