• Heads-Up Navigation
  • PO Box 602 Saanichton BC
  • headsupnav@gmail.com
  • Toll Free: 1-877-655-4656

About Heads-up Navigation

Established in 1998 in Victoria, BC.
Heads-Up Navigation has been training commercial skippers & crew and pleasure craft operators since 1998 with Transport Canada and Industry Canada approved courses. Owner, Captain Lesley Head, is extremely well-qualified and she provides competent, thorough and knowledgeable instruction.

Welcome to Heads Up Navigation

Credentials (marine related):
• Transport Canada approved provider/teacher/school for MED. A-3 (MED-SDV-BS) , ROC-M and SVOP.
• Provincial Instructor Diploma from VCC, Vancouver 2016.
• Recognized provider for PCOC
• Recognized examiner for ROC-M, DSC endorsement included.
• Minister of Transport Certificate: CL-Master Limited Under 60GRT (passenger), No restrictions other than those of the specific vessel.
• Min. of Transport Restricted Engineer/ Min. of Transport Certificate: Bridge Watchman and GMDSS-DSC and ROC Radio licenses.
• Min. of Transport Certificate: MED-Lifeboatman Qualified In Marine Emergency Duties also MED. C & D (Junior & Senior Officer).
• International Sail and Power Association Certified Instructor-Power, Coastal Skipper, On the water and in the classroom.
• Canadian Power & Sail Squadron certificates for Basic Boating, Seamanship Sail and Advanced Piloting- Life Time member. Teacher, Past Commander of Saanich Power Squadron, BC. Teacher for Brentwood Bay Squadron.
• St. John's Ambulance: Standard 1st. Aid Enhanced and C.P.R., Marine First Aid.


Capt. Lesley Head



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