RYA Powerboat Intermediate course

This 2 day course provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a powerboat longer distances. 

Pre-requisites:

Minimum age: 16

Prior knowledge: A level of practical boat handling skills and theory equivalent to the powerboat level 2 course.



Course content:

  • Navigation, bearings & distance, Charts & symbols
  • Tides
  • Use of almanacs
  • Use of marina locks
  • Principals of GPS/ Chart plotters
  • Meterology
  • Waypoint navigation
  • Emergency situations
  • Boat preparation
  • Boat handling to a higher level including effect of waves, rougher conditions, handling in wind/tide
  • Pilotage, passage making practical application
  • Man overboard recovery techniques

The boat you will train on:

  • Type: Ribeye RIB
  • Engine: Yamaha outboard


Course fees & date enquiry:

RYA Powerboat Intermediate Course Fees  Fee inc.VAT 

1 person joining group course 

£320.00pp

2 people joining group course 

£300.00pp

3 people  (group booking discount)

£280.00pp

What's included in the course fee?

  • An RYA Advanced instructor for the duration of your course
  • Use of a powerboat inc. fuel + insurance
  • Use of a lifejacket
  • Use of light wet weather gear if required  
  • RYA Certificate (assuming successful completion)

What's included in the course fees?

  • An instructor for the duration of the course
  • Use of the boat including fuel & insurance
  • RYA Intermediate certificate (assuming successful completion)


Recommended Reading:


Buy RYA An Introduction to Navigation (eBook) at the RYA Shop
Buy RYA An Introduction to Navigation at the RYA Shop
Buy RYA Powerboat Schemes - Syllabus & Logbook at the RYA Shop
Buy RYA Powerboat Handbook (eBook) at the RYA Shop

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