Powerboat Courses

Rescue boat driving

 

SYCSA  currently offer The RYA Level 2 and Level S courses. We also offer a non-certificated safety boat top up for DSC drivers who already are qualified to Level 2. Please follow the links below for further information from the RYA. If you have wish to discuss further or have a unique request, please talk with us –  powerboat@sycsa.org.uk

RYA Powerboat Courses

 

 

consider other related courses.

 

RYA Level 2:

Courses are announced in advance.

This is a very popular course and fills quickly.

Students are provided with a RYA Powerboat Logbook and are expected to have studied it prior to the course.

 

RYA Safety Boat:

The course is designed as a fleet rescue qualification and is the minimum level required for controlling larger fleets.

Participants must be 16 years or older and have completed a Level 2 powerboat certificate and have at least one seasons driving experience.

Students are provided with a RYA Safety Boat handbook and are expected to have studied it prior to the course.

 

Basic Rescue Skills:

The course follows parts of the Safety Boat course and provides skills & knowledge to help powerboat drivers in basic rescue techniques.

This is an independent training course and is not RYA certified.

It is designed to be relevant to small clubs such as Durleigh Sailing Club.

Participants must be 16 years or older and have completed a Level 2 powerboat certificate including one seasons driving experience.

Students are provided with a RYA Safety Boat handbook and are expected to have studied it prior to the course.

SYCSA volunteer driving one of the rescue boats

For all courses:

Buoyancy Aids  are supplied.

Warm drinks included in the cost.

Advanced booking is essential.

Cold weather gear is essential