RYA NATIONAL POWERBOAT CERTIFICATE (ADVANCED)

 

AIM: To teach boat handling, seamanship, pilotage and navigation to the standards required to drive a powerboat safely by day and night in tidal coastal waters.KNOWLEDGE: Students will be competent to the standard of Intermediate powerboat certificate, with a good knowledge of navigation and chart work to the level of Day skipper shore based certificate. First aid certificate and VHF operator''s certificate are required.

COURSE DURATION :

2 DAYS 1 NIGHT EXERCISE.

COURSE CONTENT
- PREPARATION FOR SEA

- BOAT HANDLING
- PASSAGE MAKING AND RESPONSIBILITY AS SKIPPER

- PILOTAGE
- METEOROLOGY
- RULES OF THE ROAD(irpcs)

- USE OF ENGINES
- EMERGENCY SITUATIONS
- NIGHT CRUISING