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RYA Powerboat Level 1

The 1 day RYA Powerboat Level 1 Course provides an introduction to powerboating, techniques for launching and recovery, everyday boat handling and the use of safety equipment. Course prices from £150.00 per person. 

This is a great course as a powerboat taster or if you're not sure if you'd like to commit to a powerboat level 2 course (though this is NOT a requirement before taking Powerboat level 2. It’s also a perfect course for those that crew on a powerboat or for children.

Suggested minimum
pre-course experience
Course knowledge None
Course content

Launching & Recovery

Preparation of boat and crew

Boat handling at low speed

Picking up and securing to a mooring buoy

Leaving and coming alongside

IRPCS (rules of the road)

Man Overboard (theory)

Ability after course To be able to handle a Powerboat in fair weather and daylight hours in local waters
Minimum duration 1 day
Minimum Age 8 years (those aged between 8-15 years will receive an endorsed certificate. Under 18ís must be accompanied by an adult)

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