Power Boat Level 1 & 2

 

 

 

 

Level 1 – Start Power Boating

This 1 day course is very much an introduction to power boating.

Concentrating on techniques for launching and recovering a boat from a road trailer, everyday boat handling and the use of safety equipment.

Minimum duration 1 day

Minimum age 8. Candidates under the age of 16 will be issued with an endorsed certificate 

Course content Launch and recovery (8-11 year olds observe)
Preparation of boat and crew, boat handling,  picking up and securing to a mooring buoy, leaving and coming alongside, being towed

Ability after the course Able to drive under supervision 

 

Level 2 – Power Boat Handling

If you own a motor/power boat or are considering owning one, this is the right course for you!

This two-day course provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a powerboat and is the basis of the International Certificate of Competence (ICC).

No previous knowledge or experience is required.

It focuses on low speed close quarters handling, man overboard recovery, an introduction to driving at planing speed and collision regulations.

Minimum duration 2 days
Minimum age 12.

Course content
Launching and recovery, boat handling, securing to a buoy, anchoring, leaving and coming alongside, man overboard
Ability after the course Self-sufficient powerboater in the right conditions, aware of own limitations and those of craft

 

 

To Book your Course:

call us on – 07971 25 85 15

or drop us an email

learn@lymebayseaschool.co.uk