RYA Powerboat Level 2

RYA Powerboat Level 2

2 Day Course

This is the most popular course. It is aimed at beginners and covers all aspects of powerboating needed to get you out on the water safely.

The RYA National Powerboat Level 2 is the starting point for everyone including those intending on progressing to Advanced Powerboat. It is run over two days on either your own boat or one of ours.

This course has a minimum age of: 12 (Candidates under 16 will be issued with an endorced certificate)

The course includes:

  • Launch and recovery
  • Boat handling
  • Securing to a buoy
  • Leaving and coming alongside
  • Anchoring
  • Close quarter handling
  • Planing speed manouvers
  • Man overboard recovery
  • Collision regulations

The course will be taken on the coast, and your certificate will be endorced accordingly.

After this course, you will be a self sufficient powerboater in the right conditions, aware of your own limitations and those of the craft.

Once you have completed this course you can apply for an International Certificate of Competence (ICC) without taking any further training or exams.

An ICC enables pleasure users to charter a powerboat internationally.

The RYA National Powerboat Level 2 can also be commercially endorsed for those wanting a career as a skipper in the marine industry.

Holders of an RYA Powerboat Level 2 commercially endorsed can operate MCA SCV Coded power driven vessels of upto 10m in length with upto 12 passengers within 3 miles from a safe haven.

Own boat tuition available. Please contact us for more information and pricing.

Price pp £325

5% off for RYA Members

Price includes fuel, the RYA Start Power Boating handbook and Certificate on passing.


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