RYA Level 1 Powerboating

The RYA Powerboat Level 1 course provides a basic introduction to power boating and is suitable for children as well as adults. During the course you will learn about basic safety equipment, how to launch and recover the boat and use of a kill chord. You will also learn very basic boat manoeuvres including starting, stopping, leaving and coming alongside and securing to a mooring buoy.

Duration: 1 day

Previous Experience Required: None

Course Overview: A one-day practical course covering basic seamanship, safety, manoeuvring and very basic Rules of the Road

Minimum Age:  8 Those under 18 must be accompanied by an adult (Candidates under 16 will be issued with an endorsed certificate requiring adult supervision)

Itinerary:  0900 until approximately 1700 

What’s Included:  Wet weather gear, RYA Start Power Boating book, tea and coffee

Course Dates: This course is run on demand. Please call our office for latest availability.  If you would like own boat tuition to complete this course please call us to discuss the options.

Next Step:  RYA Powerboat Level 2 

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