This course is suitable for the skippers and crew of runabouts, RIBs, and other outboard-driven craft. The course will help you learn all basic powerboat handling and seamanship skills.
We only offer this course as own boat tuition to members of the public. Get in touch with us to find out more about boat requirements and date options.
The course covers the following topics:
- Boat Preparation
- Effects of Wind and Tide
- High and Low Speed Manoeuvring
- Handling in Confined Spaces
- Anchoring, Mooring, and Coming Alongside
- Man Overboard
- Types of Craft and Engines
- Maintenance Checks
- Rules and Regulations
- Weather Forecasts