Training Courses

The RYA Powerboat Level 2 course

This 2 day course covers boat handling and seamanship in powerboats’. Our superb Ribeye 585 rib and 90hp engine is a great teaching boat.

Practical content balanced with theory this fantastic course discusses:-

  • Launch and recovery, sea state, hazards, trailer care, lee shores.
  • Boat handling, trim, balance, load capacity, CE plate, effects of loading.
  • On water awareness, look out keeping and safety.
  • Low and high speed control of vessel.
  • Engine checks, boat checks.
  • Mooring alongside berth, marina boat handling.
  • Approach/secure to mooring buoy.
  • Rope work.
  • Anchoring.
  • Man overboard recovery.
  • Pilotage, passage planning.
  • Charts, symbols.
  • Collision prevention (IRPCS).
  • Tides, weather etc.

This course covers a lot over two days. After satisfactorily completion also qualifies the holder for the ICC powerboat up to 10 metres.