Powerboat L2 - day 1
Level 2 Powerboat Handling
This course is taking place over two days - 5th & 12th November 2022.
Provides the skills and background knowledge needed by the competent powerboat driver and is the basis of the International Certificate of Competence. It aims to teach boat handling and seamanship in powerboats. It focuses on low speed close quarters handling, man overboard recovery, an introduction to driving at planing speed, and collision regulations.
Required experience: None. May be preceded by Level 1 Start Powerboating
Minimum duration: 2 days
Minimum age: 12 (candidates under the age of 16 will be issued with an endorsed certificate)
Content: Launching and recovery, boat handling, securing to a buoy, anchoring, leaving and coming alongside, man overboard
Certificate issuing criteria: Self-sufficient powerboater in the right conditions, aware of own limitations and those of the craft
Format: Predominantly practical but with some classroom elements.
Any available tickets are member only.
Last updated 7:18pm on 5 January 2022