RYA Powerboat Level 2

RYA Powerboat > RYA Powerboat Level 2

Overview

Course
Syllabus

RYA Powerboat Level 2 is a popular entry level course that provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a powerboat at speed and in close quarters. It also enables the holder to obtain an International Certificate of Competence (ICC).

​Courses are held on our Highfield 6m RIBs, (new 2020 & 2021).

This two-day course is based at our training facilities in Swanwick Marina, where you will spend most of the first morning. Once out on the water, the busy Hamble River provides ample opportunity to practice close quarters boat handling and we’re minutes away from the central Solent where driving at planing speed and high-speed manoeuvers can be taught in open water. You will also focus on man overboard recovery, and cover the collision regulations as they apply to powerboats.

Powerboat Level 2 is an excellent confidence-builder. Whether you’re planning to do high speed day trips with friends, or simply exploring rivers further upstream with the kids, this course equips you with skills and knowledge needed to be safe and have a good time out on the water in a powerboat.

Pre-Course
Experience
No experience required.
Assumed
Knowledge
A basic understanding of navigation will be very helpful to you during this course. We recommend the RYA Essential Navigation theory course which you can do online prior your practical powerboat course.
Student
Instructor Ratio
Maximum 3:1
Duration2 days, usually from 09.00 to 17.30.
Course
Content
  • Use of a trailer or launching trolley
  • Consideration of launching and sea conditions, including hazards and obstructions
  • Number of persons required to launch/recover
  • Construction, width and condition of slipway
  • Steep/slippery slipways, beach launching, lee shores
  • Care of trailer bearings, hitch, lashings, ties, lights and winch
  • Trailer parking
  • Prepare the boat, lines, fenders, safety equipment, fuel tanks, lines and secure gear on board
Ability after
Course
You will be able to handle a powerboat and have fun on the water whilst being aware of your own limitations and those of your craft.

What’s Included

You’ll be based at our well-equipped training facilities in Swanwick Marina and included in your course price is:
 

  • RYA Start Powerboating handbook
  • Refreshments throughout the course
  • All mooring fees
  • All fuel costs
  • Use of Urban Truant’s high quality wet weather gear and safety kit
  • RYA certification for all successful students

At Urban Truant we feel it’s important to provide quality catering and pride ourselves on serving fresh tasty food wherever possible. We are also happy to cater for different dietary requirements upon request.

Course Dates

Below are listed our available dates. If you cannot see dates that you require, please get in touch with us and we may be able to to arrange a more suitable date.

2021 Dates
Saturday 16 October
to
Sunday 17 October
FULL
£240.00
Thursday 21 October
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Friday 22 October
FULL
£240.00
Saturday 30 October
to
Sunday 31 October
FULL
£240.00
Thursday 04 November
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Friday 05 November
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£240.00
Saturday 06 November
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Sunday 07 November
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£240.00
Thursday 11 November
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Friday 12 November
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£240.00
Saturday 13 November
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Sunday 14 November
1 PLACE LEFT
£240.00
Thursday 18 November
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Friday 19 November
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£240.00
Thursday 25 November
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Friday 26 November
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£240.00
Saturday 27 November
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Sunday 28 November
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£240.00
2022 Dates
Thursday 10 February
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Friday 11 February
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£240.00
Saturday 19 February
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Sunday 20 February
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£240.00
Thursday 24 February
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Friday 25 February
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£240.00
Saturday 05 March
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Thursday 10 March
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£240.00
Thursday 10 March
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Friday 11 March
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£240.00
Thursday 17 March
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Friday 18 March
1 PLACE LEFT
£240.00
Thursday 24 March
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Friday 25 March
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£240.00
Saturday 02 April
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Sunday 03 April
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£240.00
Thursday 07 April
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Friday 08 April
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£240.00
Saturday 23 April
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Sunday 24 April
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£240.00
Thursday 28 April
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Friday 29 April
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£240.00
Saturday 07 May
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Sunday 08 May
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£240.00
Thursday 12 May
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Friday 13 May
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£240.00
Saturday 21 May
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Sunday 22 May
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£240.00
Thursday 26 May
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Friday 27 May
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£240.00
Saturday 04 June
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Sunday 05 June
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£240.00
Thursday 09 June
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Friday 10 June
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£240.00
Saturday 25 June
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Sunday 26 June
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£240.00
Thursday 30 June
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Friday 01 July
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£240.00
Saturday 09 July
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Sunday 10 July
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£240.00
Thursday 14 July
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Friday 15 July
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£240.00
Saturday 23 July
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Sunday 24 July
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£240.00
Thursday 28 July
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Friday 29 July
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£240.00
Saturday 06 August
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Sunday 07 August
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£240.00
Thursday 11 August
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Friday 12 August
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£240.00
Saturday 20 August
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Sunday 21 August
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£240.00
Thursday 25 August
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Friday 26 August
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£240.00
Saturday 03 September
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Sunday 04 September
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£240.00
Thursday 08 September
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Friday 09 September
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£240.00
Saturday 17 September
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Sunday 18 September
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£240.00
Thursday 22 September
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Friday 23 September
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£240.00

Take advantage of our Combined Learning Packages

RYA Essential Navigation
RYA Essential Navigation
RYA Powerboat Level 2
RYA Powerboat Level 2
RYA Short-Range Certificate (SRC) VHF Radio
RYA Short-Range Certificate (SRC) VHF Radio
£388 Combined Price: £338
RYA Essential Navigation
RYA Essential Navigation
RYA Powerboat Level 2
RYA Powerboat Level 2
£339 Combined Price: £299

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