SABOT. Standardized Auxiliary Boat Operations Training Ninth District - Eastern Region COMO. Lew Wargo, Sr. DSO-OP/CQEC 15 April 2014 PILOTING & NAVIGATION. SABOT. PILOTING & NAVIGATION. PILOTING.
Standardized Auxiliary Boat Operations Training
Ninth District - Eastern Region
COMO. Lew Wargo, Sr.
15 April 2014
PILOTING & NAVIGATION
Given a predetermined navigation exercise,
enter a course on your GPS ashore and
then pilot a vessel to the destination the using
Seaman’s Eye GPS/DGPS
Chart Plotter RADAR
Dead Reckoning (DR)
A. Compute ETA for each (WPT) and (CSP).
B. Identify all landmarks used to steer.
D. Demonstrate tuning and setting
appropriate range scale on RADAR if
E. Demonstrate entering all WPTs into GPS.
F. Demonstrate setting appropriate range scale on GPS chart plotter.
G. Demonstrate getting vessel away from the
pier and starting on the proper course.
H. Pilot vessel to first WPT using all available
equipment and techniques.
I. Turn vessel to correct course upon reaching
J. Predict ETA to next WPT with course and
correct speed to make good to second position.
K. Pilot vessel to subsequent WPTS and make
good on ETA.
L. Demonstrate ability to arrive and station keep
at the final destination (CSP) and verify
position using all available equipment and
within established parameters.
M. Conduct “Debrief” on the mission.