Boat handling to the standard of the Level 2 Powerboat Handling course. Knowledge to the level of Day Skipper theory is recommended. It is strongly recommended that candidates hold a first aid certificate and a VHF/SRC operators certificate.Please note: If you are a bit rusty with your own boat handling skills arrange to get some practice before attending this course. Although you will be taught some new boat handling skills, this course is about teaching you navigation skills not basic boat handling.
Powerboat Training - Intermediate Powerboat
Planning a day cruise, boat preparation, boat handling, pilotage, passage making, man overboard.
Able to plan and execute short coastal passages by day.
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The course will be conducted in our 7.5m Humber RIB with a Yamaha 200 4 stroke
What to bring with you on the course
The RYA Intermediate Powerboat is a practical course, however due to the navigation skills that need to be taught we must spend half of the first day and a small amount of the second day in the classroom.At Guardian Marine the culmination of the course is that each student will be responsible for the navigation and safe passage of the vessel during their own section of a 30 to 50 mile journey.
Warm clothing. Suitable footwear for being on board a high speed craft such as deck shoes, sailing boots (not gardening wellies please or old trainers).If you wish to use your own foul weather gear, please bring it. A change of clothing, in case of emergency.
Lifejackets and waterproofs are provided.
Aim: To teach navigation skills in a powerboat by day.Duration: Two daysInstructor to student ratio: 1:3Times: The start time is 09:30 with an anticipated finish at around 17:00
This boat training course covers the practical use of pilotage and passage planning by day on coastal waters using both traditional and electronic navigational techniques
Complete the simple form to enquire about a course or request a specific booking. We will reply promptly with the detail you need.If you request a specific booking we will make the reservation and our booking system will send you an email, with a link to follow, to complete the process easily online. You’ll be asked to create or update your profile, confirm acceptance of terms and conditions and then make a payment online.When you complete the payment you’ll receive an email with confirmation and joining instructions for the course.Prefer to enquire, book and pay over the phone? That’s fine too.
We have courses running every week, all year round
Warm clothing. Suitable footwear for being on board a high speed craft such as deck shoes, sailing boots (not gardening wellies please or old trainers).If you wish to use your own foul weather gear, please bring it.A change of clothing, in case of emergency.
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