Name :Roduit Pascal

 

 

 

Address

63, Madeleine, 1963 VETROZ, Suisse

Telephone

0041 27 346 22 35

E-mail address

atlogiq@atlogiq.org

Date of birth

08.10.41

Nationality

Suisse

Marital status

Divorced

Web site

www.atlogiq.org

 

 

EDUCATION

Basic + University

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS

In 1985 my interest in sailing began, so I followed a trainings to obtain the paper for the Swiss lake, this correspond to costal navigation level (12 miles).

 

In 1989 I join the Cruising Club of Switzerland (CCS) and followed the course organise by the club and went through the examination to qualify for the high sea navigation licence (engine and sail). This course based of 3 parts, 1.knowledge of the boat (navigation, handling, meteo, law and  medicine on board), 2 tide calculation, 3 working with the map (traditional) and  GPS.

 

The CCS is the organisation that control, under the supervision of the Swiss maritime authority,  the training program that leads to the licence.

 

Under qualified skipper the new candidate have to sail 2500 sea miles with a minimum of 1000 miles in tidal area usually Brittany, South coast of England, Ireland, obtains the seaworthy qualifications (organise and  lead a crew).

 

The next step is to follow a basic course on diesel engine, how to identify a problem, how to fix it, then  we have to follow a 3 days radio operator course, including GMDSS, short and long range, finally with a first aide course certificate in the pocked we can apply for the famous licence.

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SUMMARY

Father of 3 children , living in Vétroz  since 1983, in good health my hobbies are sailing, mountains walking, cycling, tennis, gardening and gastronomy.

 

My mother tongue is French, I also speak and write English, speak German, Italian, Spanish and some Portuguese.

 

I acquired my basic formation in the University of Connecticut Information Technology section it was a training on the job program  with the Travellers insurance company in Hartford (CT) USA, from 67 to 71 I worked as a software specialist for the company.

 

On my return to Switzerland in 1971, worked from 71 to 74 in La Suisse Insurance company computer department in Lausanne.

 

From 1974 to 1987 worked for the Swiss government computer centre in Valais setting up software application for income tax, car registration, salary, accounting etc…

 

 

 

 

 

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

Self Employed as Freelance computer consultant

 

 

Nov ’00 – Dec ‘04

Skipper on

 

OVNI 385 and 455, Halberg-Rassy 398, X 442 and Bavaria 44

 

 

Mar ’00 – Oct ‘00

Skipper on

 

Feeling 44, DI

 

 

Apr ’98 – Feb ‘00

Skipper on

 

Sun Magic 44

 

 

 

 

ADDITIONAL SKILLS & ACHIEVEMENTS

In between the time (86 to 88) I sail with friends and families mostly the Mediterranean in the south of France, Corsica, Elba and  the Baleares.

 

In 89 and 92 with friends I get acquainted with west Indies from Guadeloupe to Trinidad.

 

In 91 I sail the south coast of New-England from Long Island to Martha Vineyard and back

 

From 93 to 2000 I sail mainly on the Atlantic coast from Cowes to Dingle Bay and from Cherbourg to La Rochelle.

 

In 2001 I sailed in gulf of Finland from Helsinki (the Baltic  ports) to St Petersburg and back

 

In 2002 a was hired by a special rehabilitation institution to organise a 2 month navigation with no more than 2 stop over.

 

The full contract included all the logistics, finding a boat, defining a navigation area and taking the responsibility to conduct the all aspect of the project, so we sailed on the first leg from Martinique to Halifax Nova-Scotia, then from Halifax to the Azores, then from the Azores to Cherbourg.

 

In 2003 sailed in Channel Island in the spring  then in may June to  Slovenia  and Croatia.

 

This year I sailed (February - March) in the Capo Verde Archipelago and will be sailing from Cadiz (SP) to Lisbon (PT) between the 9 to the 25 of July with a boat from the Club.

 

 

 

 

 

HOBBIES & INTERESTS

my hobbies are sailing, mountains walking, cycling, tennis, gardening and gastronomy.

 

My mother tongue is French, I also speak and write English, speak German, Italian, Spanish and some Portuguese.

 

 

 

 

 

REFEREES

Foyer Rives du Rhône, Sion 0041 27 323 3615

 

 

CCS, Berne, 0041 31 310 11 00