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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)

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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