RYA Powerboat Level 1 & 2 Course

Summer 2019 Course Dates:

15 - 16 June

27 - 28 July

10 - 11 August

7 - 8 September

Book online here:
ABC Members  Non Members


Course Information:

This two-day entry level course provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a powerboat and is the basis of the International Certificate of Competence. It focuses on low speed close quarters handling, man overboard recovery, an introduction to driving at planing speed, and collision regulations.

Assumed knowledge: None. May be preceded by Level 1 Start Powerboating – also offered by ABC RYA Powerboating Training Centre.
Minimum duration: 2 days.
Minimum age: 16
Course content:

Launching and recovery, boat handling, securing to a buoy, anchoring, leaving and coming alongside, man overboard.

Instructor/Student Ratio: 1 Instructor to 3 Students.
Ability after the course: Self-sufficient power boater in the right conditions, aware of own limitations and those of craft
Course Fee: ABC Members $2800, Non Members $3500 (Lunch included)