Ogston Sailing Club

 

Powerboat Training

 

 

Safety familiarisation in house training for all members, delivered by qualified experienced instructors (for Ogston SC members only)

 

RYA Courses

 

Powerboat level 1 - this is a basic introduction courses not generally used most people new to power boating go straight to the next course.

 

Powerboat level 2 - Assumes no previous knowledge or experience - course syllabus;

low speed boat handling

High speed boat handling

introduction to chart work

Anchoring

coming alongside / picking up a mooring

RYA link: http://www.rya.org.uk/courses-training/courses/powerboat/Pages/level-2.aspx

 

 

Powerboat level 2 - direct assessment for those that are experienced and able to complete all aspects of the practical and theory required - please contact me for further details.

 

Safetyboat -  RYA level 2 certificate must be held before this course can be undertaken (and strong ability in all practical aspects) - course syllabus:

rescue techniques for: 

sailing dinghies

Wind surfers

Kite surfers

Canoes

Safety boat management

most of this is practical (some aspects may be covered in theory only)

RYA Link: http://www.rya.org.uk/courses-training/courses/powerboat/Pages/safety-boat.aspx

 

Courses tend to be held out of the sailing season, no dates have been set for 2018 yet (please check back likely to be posted mid to late March)

 

To help planning for courses if you are interested in any course please let me know.

 

for any advice, to register interest in a course or book onto a course please Email:

 

safety@ogstonsc.co.uk