RYA Powerboat Level 2 - Coastal
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.
It focuses on low speed close quarters handling, man overboard recovery, an introduction to driving at planing speed, and collision regulations.
The courses uses our 5.5m Humber R.I.B. "Kia Ora" with 115hp 4 stroke outboard motor or an EXCEL 4.2m R.I.B. with TOHTASU 50hp 4 stroke outboard motor.
THIS IS THE COASTAL VERSION OF THE COURSE (YOUR CERTIFICATE WILL CARRY THE COASTAL ENDORSEMENT)
|Minimum duration||2 days (16 hours)|
|Minimum age||18 (12 if accompanied by parent or guardian)
|Boat handling, learn about the different types and basic systems of motor boats, boating safety and the equipment used, securing to a buoy, anchoring, leaving and coming alongside, man overboard, an overview of launching and recovery, the essential anti-collision regulations, basic navigation, tidal and weather awareness and basic passage planning.|
|Ability after the course||
Self-sufficient power-boater in the right conditions, aware of own limitations and those of craft.
Please note if you are taking this course and intend to apply for an ICC, a coastal Powerboat Level 2 Powerboat Handling course will allow you to apply for a coastal ICC for Power up to 10m. The inland Powerboat Level 2 Powerboat Handling course will allow you to apply for an inland ICC for Power up to 10m, providing you have also successfully passed a CEVNI test.
RYA Powerboat Level 2 - Course cost; £275
Course Dates Summer 2018;
(The day stated is the first day of the 2 day course)
All course times are 9:30am - 5:30pm unless stated.
NEW COURSE DATES ARE REGULARLY BEING ADDED SO PLEASE KEEP CHECKING
Sat 1st / 2nd (Sunday course times 10.30am – 6.30pm) COURSE FULL
Sat 8th / 9th COURSE FULL
Sat 22nd / 23rd
Wed 26th / 27th