RYA Powerboat level 1 -                        Start Powerboating


This 1 day course provides an introduction to powerboating, techniques for launching and recovery, everyday boat handling and the use of safety equipment. 

Pre-requisites:

Previous Experience: None

Minimum Age (school boat): 14 years (those aged between 14-15 years will receive an endorsed certificate

Minimum Age (own boat): 8 years (those aged between 8-15 years will receive an endorsed certificate. 


Course content:

  • Launching & Recovery
  • Preparation of boat and crew
  • Boat handling at low speed
  • Picking up and securing to a mooring buoy
  • Leaving and coming alongside
  • Being towed

Course fees, dates & booking:

Whats included in the course fees?

  • Use of our school boat
  • Fuel
  • Lifejacket use
  • Experienced RYA instructor for the duration of the course

  • RYA Level 1 certificate (assuming successful completion)

Tuition type (instructor:student ratio) Duration Fee inc.VAT
RYA Powerboat level 1 course for 3 students 1 day £300-00 
RYA Powerboat level 1 course for 2 students 1 day £280-00
RYA Powerboat level 1 course for 1:1 tuition 1 day £260-00
RYA Powerboat level 2 course - own boat Max 1:3 1 day £250-00

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The boat you will train on:

Boston Whaler Outrage 240 (7.3m) with twin 115hp outboards

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