The RYA powerboat courses are primarily for those using open powered craft such as RIBs and sportsboats, and also for the professional open boat skipper who is required to prove their competence or provide certification for work.
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. Eligibility click here
PLEASE NOTE: This certificate now requires a passport photo. Please remember to bring one with you, otherwise we will not be able to issue you with your certificate.
|Dates||Venue||Cost||Booking||Pre course information|
|23/24 Jan, 6/7 Feb,20/21 Feb, 5/6 Mar, 19/20 Mar, 2/3 Apr, 16/17 Apr, 7/8 May, 21/22 May, 4/5 Jun, 18/19 Jun 2016||Swansea WaterSports||£220||Book Here|
|2/3 Mar,26 /27 Apr, 4/5 May, 23/24 Jun, 21/22 Sep, 5/6 Oct 2016||PPSA||£250||Book here|
RYA Safety Boat Course
This two-day course provides the skills required when acting as an escort craft, safety boat or coach boat for a fleet of dinghies, windsurfers or canoes, or for racing or training activities. It includes rescue techniques and elements of race management and mark laying. Eligibility Click Here
|Date||Venue||Cost||Booking||Pre course information|
|Plas Menai||£132.50 (includes 50% discount)||Book here|
|19 th & 20th March, 2016||PPSA||£225(volunteer subsidy of 50% available)||Book here|