Power Boat Level 1
Duration: 1 Days
Daily Start Time: 10am – 4:3opm
Group size: 3
Certificate: RYA Power boat level 1
Minimum Standard: None
Minimum Age: 8 yrs.
To Book Call: 01928 740 243
This course is an introduction to boat handling and safety in powerboats. The skills learnt are to be used only under supervision of a responsible experience adult
RYA Powerboat level: This course introduces provides a practical introduction to boat handling skills and safety awareness
Key learning points: launching, recovery, steering controls, securing to a bouy, leaving and coming alongside and use of a kill cord
The Next Steps: To progress in power boating it useful to find a nearby Junior power boating club to help progress your skills. The next power boating course that is available is the Powerboat level 2 course but participants are required to be 12yr+ and won’t be allowed to drive on their own until they are 16yrs.
To find out where your nearest sailing club is please visit the RYA.
RYA Start Power boating Handbook (G48)
RYA Power Boat scheme syllabus & Logbook (G20)