RYA Powerboat Level 1

Level: Beginner | Age: 18 + | Typical Time: 9:30 - 16:00 | Average Price: £90.00

Quick Course Information

Level: Beginner
Age: 18 +
Typical Time: 9:30 - 16:00

Minimum Course Duration: 1 Day

Average Price: £90.00

Average Member's Price: £65.00


Typical Number on Course: 3

Instructor to Student Ratio: 1:3

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Course Summary

This course is in effect a scaled down version of Level 2 focussing purely on the practical handling elements of Level 2. During the course almost all of the time is spent on the water practising manouvres but there is also time to look at the safety aspects of boating. There are no classroom based theory sessions.


Course Outline

  • Launching & Recovery
  • Boat Handling
  • Approaching and securing to a buoy
  • Anchoring
  • Leaving and coming alongside
  • Handling a boat at planing speed
  • Man overboard

RYA Recognition Information

This RYA course is held under the Bury Lake Young Mariners Recognised Training Centre at our base at the Rickmansworth Aquadrome. The maximum Instructor to Student Ratio is: 1:3 and the minimum duration for the course is 1 Day. The following material is provided to you as part of your course:

  • Certificate if required standard is met

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