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RYA Sailing School South Africa
RYA Powerboat Level II
Pre-requisites: None
Duration: 2 Days
Qualify For: Licensed to skipper a powerboat up too 10m
Modules / Certificates:

RYA Power Boat Level II

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  • Book this course
  • R4,389.00

    WHATS NOT INCLUDED: accommodation and food. We can recommend accommodation for you either in a Backpackers or B&B or if you like a private apartment. (prices range from R110 per day or R500 per day)
Course Outline

RYA Powerboat Level II Course

Aim:
To teach boat handling and seamanship in powerboats.

Course Overview:

An RYA powerboat training course means you get the best of both worlds – your chance to drive someone else’s boat and the opportunity to gain the experience and knowledge to be safe afloat.  More importantly thought, you will come away with an understanding of how boats work, the equipment you will need, in addition to the type, style and design features that you would want on your boat should you decided to purchase one.

Full Course Outline

SYLLABUS:

The Power Boat level II course covers the following:

  • How to start power boating
  • Personal buoyancy and clothing
  • Parts of the boat
  • Types of crafts
  • Engines and drives
  • Boat control
  • Crew and rope work
  • Trailing and launching
  • Boat handling
  • Turning
  • Coming alongside
  • Leaving
  • Mooring buoys
  • Anchoring
  • Collision regulations
  • Day shapes and lights
  • Man overboard
  • Summoning assistance
  • Charts
  • Navigation
  • Passage planning and pilotage