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RYA Power Boat Level 2
2 days: £355.00
This is a 2 day course that provides a sound introduction to powerboating.
It will give you the knowledge and skills required to drive a powerboat in coastal waters by covering some theory as well as the practical skills.
The course includes launching and recovery, boat handling, high speed manoeuvres, anchoring, securing to a buoy, man overboard and safety and seamanship.
Once this level is achieved, you are over 16 and a British citizen you can apply for an ICC (International Certificate of Competence), which will be valid for a powerboat up to 10m in coastal waters. To do this download the ICC Form.
Suggested Previous Experience: None
Award: RYA National Power Boat Level 2 Coastal Certificate
Further dates may also be available, contact our Administration Centre on 01473 659992.
There is also the option to take this course on your own powerboat.
Securing to a buoy
Leaving and coming alongsideUnderstands:
- Preparation and use of painter, lines, and fenders, attachment to boat, stowage under way
- Speed and angle of approach
- Wind effect
- Method of approach in tidal stream or current. Can:
- Make fast alongside
- Use springs
- Leave - ahead or astern