Powerboat level 2

Saturday, 20 May, 2017   2 days
Royal Burnham Yacht Club, The Quay, Burnham on Crouch, CM0 8AU
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Cost of the course:
Non members £252
Members £210

You will not be asked for an online payment as part of this booking. All payments are made directly to the royal burnham yacht club.
Once your booking is made you can make payment by card, cash or cheque to the royal Burnham yacht club.
Full payment is required 10 days before the course start date, unless it is a last minute booking.

Details

Thank you for your interest in our powerboat level 2 course

Cost of the course:
Non members £252
Members £210

You will not be asked for an online payment as part of this booking. All payments are made directly to the royal burnham yacht club.
Once your booking is made you can make payment by card, cash or cheque to the royal Burnham yacht club.
Full payment is required 10 days before the course start date, unless it is a last minute booking.

The Royal Burnham Yacht Club is based on The Quay, Burnham-on-Crouch, Essex, CM0 8AU

However the entrance to the car park can be found on the High St, Burnham-On-Crouch, Essex, CM0 8AH just past the golden dragon restaurant.

Previous Knowledge/Experience:

None essential but some boating experience is desirable. Some prior reading recommended if you have time. We do offer a Level 1 powerboat course if you would prefer to gain some knowledge before doing your level 2.

Age:

12 years old. Candidates under the age of 16 will have their certificate endorsed.

Achievement (certificate awarded and ability after the course):

You will acquire the RYA level 2 Powerboat certificate
Please note if you are taking this course and intend to apply for an ICC, a coastal Powerboat Level 2 course will allow you to apply for a coastal ICC for Power up to 10m providing you have also successfully passed a CEVNI test. For more information and to check the eligibility criteria please refer to the ICC application form on the RYA website.

What’s included:

RYA Powerboat Logbook, loan of lifejacket if you do not have your own. Tea coffee and water is included however food is not. The yacht club has a fantastic menu if you would like to get a meal or bar snacks please enquire at the time of booking.

What will I need to bring?

  1. Warm clothing- even if it is a warm day it can get cold when travelling at planning speed.
  2. Waterproof Jacket and trousers
  3. Sunscreen and hat if it is sunny
  4. Notebook and pen
  5. Passport size photograph

Course Structures:

This course will be run over 2 days from 0900hrs till 1700hrs both days. Please note that the cost of the course does not include refreshments.
We will have lunch at the Royal Burnham Yacht club on the first day. We have an extensive menu for you to enjoy at an extra cost. Please enquire at time of booking.
On day 2 we will potentially have lunch at one of a number of other locations as part of passage planning. This will be weather dependant and discussed on the morning of day 1 to ensure you are prepared for your course.

This course introduces the skills necessary to:

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 focuses on low speed close quarters handling, man overboard recovery, an introduction to driving at planing speed, Launching and recovery, securing to a buoy, anchoring, leaving and coming alongside, and collision regulations. The course will be taken on coastal waters and your certificate will be endorsed accordingly.
We are really looking forward to welcoming you to the RBYC, and we hope that you have an enjoyable course.

Yours sincerely,
Dawn Wood
Course Administrator

Location

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Royal Burnham Yacht Club
The Quay
Burnham on Crouch
CM0 8AU