powerboat level 1

This course is an introduction to boating techniques for launching and recovering a boat from a road trailer, everyday boat handling and the use of safety equipment. 

A one day introduction to powerboating.

Assumed

Knowledge

Duration

Minimum Age

Course Content

None

1 Day

8. Candidates under the age of 16 will be issued with an endorsed certificate

Launch and recovery (8-11 year olds observe)
Preparation of boat and crew, boat handling,  picking up and securing to a mooring buoy, leaving and coming alongside, being towed

Ability After the Course

Able to drive under supervision