RYA Level 1 – Introduction to Powerboating

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. Ideal for children 8+


The course can be run on our RIB with a group of 3 persons. Or on your own boat with minimum of 2 persons and a maximum of 3.

The course is £299 per person and dates are on our Facebook Page – Updated Regularly 


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

Able to drive under supervision