RYA Powerboat training

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RYA Powerboat training

Interested in gaining your RYA Powerboat Level 1 or 2 qualification?

We are running RYA PB1 & 2 courses on a limited number of dates this season.

29/30 July (Sat/Sun) PB2 2-day course (14+ years)

21 August (Sat) PB1 1-day course (ideal for 12 and 13 year olds)

21/22 August (Mon/Tue) PB2 2-day course (14+ years)

26/27 August (Sat/Sun) PB2 2-day course (14+ years)

9/10 September (Sat/Sun) PB2 2-day course (14+ years)

Courses will only run if there is sufficient interest. Course fees are £180.00 per person or £450.00 for a group of 3 and includes certification, course book and log book. Other dates may be available. Further course information on the club web site and for enquiries and bookings please e mail tonycaveytraining@gmail.com

RYA Power Boat training is available at the following levels

RYA Powerboat Level 1

A one day introduction to power boating.

This course is an introduction to boating techniques for launching and recovering a boat from a road trailer, everyday boat handling and the use of safety equipment.

Minimum Age: 12 Years. Aimed at children ages 12 and 13. Candidates under the age of 16 will be issued with an endorsed certificate.

Course content: Launch and recovery, preparation of boat and crew, boat handling,  picking up and securing to a mooring buoy, leaving and coming alongside, being towed

Please e mail tonycaveytraining@gmail.com to express an interest.

RYA Powerboat Level 2

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. The course can be taken inland or on the coast and your certificate will be endorsed accordingly.

Minimum Age: 14 years,   candidates under the age of 16 will be issued with an endorsed certificate

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

please e mail tonycaveytraining@gmail.com to express an interest

Course fees:

  • £85 for ordinary (full) St Catherine’s Sailing Club members
  • £180 for non-members
  • £450 for non-members who organise their own group of 3 people for the course

Please note our Terms and Conditions

Full payment is required at the time of booking. Once confirmation of a place is received from Tony Cavey Training, refunds are not possible. Sailing, powerboat or first aid lessons missed, or courses cancelled, cannot be refunded or exchanged for alternative dates as our courses are mostly fully booked. In the event of lessons cancelled due to adverse weather conditions, we will endeavour to offer one alternative date. We are a non profit making training centre administered by volunteers.

RYA Safety Boat: Please e mail tonycaveytraining@gmail.com for further details

 

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