How To Use GPS

A boater’s guide to electronic navigation
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Use Your GPS Like an Expert

Boaters need the most reliable location and position information available, which makes getting the most out of your Global Positioning System pretty important. Discover how to use your GPS, including what features you need and how to arrange your display. Learn to interpret location information and tracking data, and get an overview of how GPS integrates with your boat’s electronic systems.


Set up GPS, program waypoints, create routes, set alerts and more


Approximately 2 hours



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