The RYA Powerboat Level 1 course
‘A practical 1 day introduction course to boat handling and safety in powerboats’
Areas covered include:-
- Launch and recovery, trailer use, sea state, risks.
- Boat preparation.
- Crew preparation.
- Boat handling, slow speed manoeuvres, ahead, astern.
- Picking up mooring buoys.
- Berthing alongside.
- Safety awareness, lookout keeping.
A basic introduction, with a lot of practical content.