RYA Powerboat Level 2

RYA Powerboat > RYA Powerboat Level 2

Overview

Course
Syllabus

RYA Powerboat Level 2 is a popular entry level course that provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a powerboat at speed and in close quarters. It also enables the holder to obtain an International Certificate of Competence (ICC).

​Courses are held on our Highfield 6m RIBs, (new 2022 - 2023).

This two-day course is based at our training facilities in Swanwick Marina, where you will spend most of the first morning. Once out on the water, the busy Hamble River provides ample opportunity to practice close quarters boat handling and we’re minutes away from the central Solent where driving at planing speed and high-speed manoeuvers can be taught in open water. You will also focus on man overboard recovery, and cover the collision regulations as they apply to powerboats.

Powerboat Level 2 is an excellent confidence-builder. Whether you’re planning to do high speed day trips with friends, or simply exploring rivers further upstream with the kids, this course equips you with skills and knowledge needed to be safe and have a good time out on the water in a powerboat.

Pre-Course
Experience
No experience required.
Assumed
Knowledge
A basic understanding of navigation will be very helpful to you during this course. We recommend the RYA Essential Navigation theory course which you can do online prior your practical powerboat course.
Student
Instructor Ratio
Maximum 3:1
Duration2 days, usually from 09.00 to 17.00
Course
Content
Launching and recovery
Boat Handling in a marina and at slow speed
High speed manouvres
Mooring and Anchoring
Emergency procedures including MOB recovery
Basic navigation theory
Rules and best practices
Short passages as Skipper
 
Ability after
Course
You will be able to handle a powerboat and have fun on the water whilst being aware of your own limitations and those of your craft.

What’s Included

You’ll be based at our well-equipped training facilities in Swanwick Marina and included in your course price is:
 

  • RYA Start Powerboating handbook
  • Tea,coffee and water throughout the course
  • All mooring fees
  • All fuel costs
  • Use of Urban Truant’s high quality wet weather gear and safety kit
  • RYA certification for all successful students

 

Course Dates

Below are listed our available dates. If you cannot see dates that you require, please get in touch with us and we may be able to to arrange a more suitable date.

Upcoming Dates
Thursday 27 June
to
Friday 28 June
FULL
£350.00
Thursday 11 July
to
Friday 12 July
AVAILABLE
£350.00
Thursday 18 July
to
Friday 19 July
AVAILABLE
£350.00
Thursday 15 August
to
Friday 16 August
AVAILABLE
£350.00
Thursday 22 August
to
Friday 23 August
AVAILABLE
£350.00
Saturday 24 August
to
Sunday 25 August
AVAILABLE
£350.00
Thursday 05 September
to
Friday 06 September
AVAILABLE
£350.00

Take advantage of our Combined Learning Packages

RYA Essential Navigation
RYA Essential Navigation
RYA Powerboat Level 2
RYA Powerboat Level 2
RYA Short-Range Certificate (SRC) VHF Radio
RYA Short-Range Certificate (SRC) VHF Radio
£448 Combined Price: £394.24
RYA Essential Navigation
RYA Essential Navigation
RYA Powerboat Level 2
RYA Powerboat Level 2
£389 Combined Price: £342.32

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