Day Skipper theory class starting Saturday 8th December and running for 4 more Saturdays 15th, 29th Dec, 5th and 19th January. Dates can be moved if not convenient.....hugh@waverides.com 00353 83 820 1664/ 0044 7894076574

RYA Powerboat Level 2
Cost: £175 per person
Duration: 2 Days
About the course:

This two-day entry level course provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a powerboat safely.
It focuses on low speed close quarters handling, man overboard recovery, an introduction to driving at planing speed.  Syllabus covers the following:

  • Launching and recovery
  • Confined space manoeuvring
  • Mooring/ Anchoring
  • Man over board procedure
  • Towing
  • Engine checks
  • High speed handling
  • Collision regulations
  • Buoyage
  • Basic chartwork and navigation
  • Tides
  • Communication afloat/Emergency procedures