This course guides participants on the use of International Code of Signals for coding and decoding messages and procedures to be applied for communication by visual signaling; on the use of Radio Aids to Marine Navigation for ascertaining facilities and services; and on extracting necessary information from the Annual Notices to Mariners.
- No prerequisites are required for this course.
Below is one offering of NAUT 1805 for the Fall 2023 term.
Mon Oct 16 - Fri Oct 20 (5 days)
- 5 days
- CRN 50261
Class meeting times
|Oct 16 - Oct 20||Mon - Fri||08:30 - 16:00||Marine BMC|
Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.
IMPORTANT NOTE: CLASS WILL BE HELD ON CAMPUS. Please refer to prerequisite section of course webpage for any/all prerequisites. Required Equipment: Flash cards on International code flags. Note: For the issuance of Transport Canada Training certificates by the school, a Transport Canada, Candidate Document Number (CDN#) will be required. Contact Transport Canada, Marine Safety for further information.
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Recognize international code flags.
- Describe procedures for flag signals as a communication means.
- Use International Code of Signals for coding and decoding messages.
- State the International code signals for distress.
- Use Radio Aids to Marine Navigation.
- Extract information from the Annual Notices to Mariners.
Effective as of Fall 2016
Communications 1 (NAUT 1805) is offered as a part of the following programs:
School of Transportation
- Master 3000GT Domestic
- Master 500GT Domestic
Associate Certificate Part-time
- Nautical Sciences
- Watchkeeping Mate Near Coastal (WKMNC)
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