Navigation Rules

Navigation Rules coverThe International Regulations for Preventing Collision at Sea (72 COLREGS) and the U.S. Inland Rules

The following links are offered to assist in maintaining proficiency in the understanding of the International Rules of the Road (72 COLREGS) and the U.S. Inland Rules. The on-line link takes you to a web site which has a Internet based version of NavRules for Windows©. NavRules for Windows can be downloaded off of their web site listed below.

International Rules of the Road (72 COLREGS) and the U.S Inland Rules (pdf) Download

 

The NavRules for Windows© Website
This program is a training aid for teaching the various light patterns, dayshapes, and sound signals listed in The International Regulations for Preventing Collision at Sea (72 COLREGS) and the U.S. Inland Rules. These lights, dayshapes, and sound signals form the foundation of an internationally recognized method of recognizing vessels and obstructions in various degrees of visibility.