RYA Courses


Powerboat Level 2 Course


This two day course covers all aspects of powerboating and provides the skills and background knowledge required to be a competent powerboat driver.
Completion of this course will entitle you to apply for the
International Certificate of Competence, (ICC) for powerboats up to 10 metres. 12-16 year olds will receive an endorsed certificate

Min age: 12
Previous experience required: None

Subjects covered

  • Launch & recovery
  • Safety equipment
  • Fast & slow speed manoeuvring
  • Use of power trim
  • Man overboard
  • Lines & use of knots
  • Leaving & coming alongside
  • Buoyage
  • Basic navigation
  • Anchoring
  • Effects of tide
  • Securing to a mooring buoy