Course
NV
101
Basic Impulse Operations
Status: Available
Supervisor: mattm

This course provides an introduction to flight operations in impulse navigation mode, including underlying theory, basic maneuvering and console operation.

Course Structure

The course consists of an overview video with accompanying reference materials and a practical training evolution with overview video. Candidates will be able to practise the evolution before successfully completing it under evaluation conditions.

Seminar

The course seminar covers the following topics (click for related technical materials)

Impulse Mode Overview

Navigational Bearings

Impulse Maneuvering

Impulse Maneuvering Console

Linear Slider Module

Navigation Radial Module

Intercept Bearing Calculator (IBC) Module

Impulse Navigation Console

Coursework

The following subject matter is for direct study from reference materials and is not included in the video:

Command Syntax

Evolutions

This evolution provides practical application of the knowledge obtained in this course:

Martian Star

Evaluation

Evaluation of this course has two components:

Practical Evaluation

Completion of the evolution under evaluation conditions (observed by your instructor).

Coursework Assessment

Coursework is evaluated by online assessment:

Prerequisites

COM-102 Navigation Basics must be completed before undertaking this course.

Program 

This course is included in the Impulse Operations program.

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