RYA Powerboat Level 1

Course Information:

 

Minimum Age: 8. Those under 16 years old will be given an endorsed certificate.

Duration: 1 Day

Timings: 09:30 – 17:30

Prior Experience: No prior experience needed.

Course Materials Provided: None.

Pre-Reading: None required.

Max Instructor / Student Ratio: 1 : 3

Exam Type / Duration: Assessed continuously throughout the course.

Course Content: This course covers the basic powerboat handling and theory including coming alongside and leaving, picking up and leaving a mooring buoy and towing.

Ability after the Course: Can drive a powerboat up to 10 meters in length in daylight conditions, under supervision.