Training Courses

Diesel Engine

The one day RYA diesel engine course is a course designed to help you prevent and solve diesel engine failure. Class based but also with time spent learning on our school boats engines; the course builds understanding into the workings of marine diesel engines and systems.

The topics covered include:-

  • The systems and parts of the engine.
  • Fault finding.
  • Rectification of common problems.
  • Bleeding the fuel system.
  • Changing the impeller.
  • Routine maintenance.
  • Winter lay up procedures.

The course is a balance is a balance of theory, hands on and practice. Don’t wear your Sunday best clothes!

two images side by side of a schematic and part of a diesel engine