RYA Powerboat Level 2 (PB2)
This two-day course provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a powerboat and is the basis of the International Certificate of Competence. It includes close quarters handling, high speed manoeuvres, man overboard recovery and collision regulations.
Aim: To teach boat handling and seamanship in powerboats
Pre Entry Requirements: No previous knowledge required
Duration: Two days
Ratio: The ratio of students to instructor will not exceed 3:1
Minimum Age: 12 years old.
Endorsement: Certificates for those aged 12 to 16 will be endorsed to the effect that the user should only use powered craft under the supervision of a responsible adult.
Cost Includes: RYA publication Start Powerboating (e book) and course completion certificate.
RYA Powerboat Scheme Syllabus & Log Book (G20) will be available to purchase. You will need to packed lunch on both days and, we cannot currently use the kitchen, so please bring suitable drinks for both days.
Courses run at Stoke Gabriel incorporate the induction course for the SGBA safety boats so that, after successfully completing the course, you can book the safety boats for your personal use subject to the rules that apply.
Important Covid 19 measures Participants will need to follow the precautionary measures set out in the joining instructions. We can only minimise risk and cannot remove it, so it is important that all participants recognise that a risk of contamination still exists and that they are prepared to take that risk in attending the course.
For upcoming courses see the calendar for details
Last updated 06:30 on 8 August 2021