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RYA Powerboat Courses


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Below is our Powerboat Course Schedule – Each course will start with BOOKED or 0/3 how many student places have been taken.

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If you would like to make an enquiry about the courses including paying by bank transfer, getting the discount for 3 students when booking together, or seeing whether we can do the course on a date to suit you then use the enquiry form. We aim to answer all queries within 24 hours.  


 

RYA Powerboat Courses

RYA Level 1 Start Powerboating – Cost £125.00

This course is an introduction to boating techniques for launching and recovering a boat from a road trailer, everyday boat handling and the use of safety equipment.

A one day introduction to powerboating. Requirements & Outcomes:

  • Assumed knowledge: None.
  • Minimum duration: 1 day
  • Minimum age: 8 – Candidates under the age of 16 will be issued with an endorsed certificate
  • Course content: Launch and recovery (8-11 observe), preparation of boat and crew, boat handling,  picking up and securing to a mooring buoy, leaving and coming alongside, being towed
  • Ability after the course: Able to drive under supervision  

RYA Level 2 Powerboat Course – Cost £240.00

This two-day entry level course provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a powerboat and is the basis of the International Certificate of Competence (ICC) – Free to RYA Members

It focuses on low speed close quarters handling, man overboard recovery, an introduction to driving at planing speed, and collision regulations. Requirements & Outcomes:

  • Assumed knowledge: None.
  • Minimum duration: 2 days
  • Minimum age: 12 – Candidates under the age of 16 will be issued with an endorsed certificate
  • Course content: Launching and recovery, boat handling, securing to a buoy, anchoring, leaving and coming alongside, man overboard.
  • Ability after the course: Self-sufficient powerboater in the right conditions, aware of own limitations and those of craft.

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