RYA Coastal Endorsement
July 15, 2016

RYA Powerboat Level 1

Course Phone: 0117 929 1153

Details Price Qty
RYA Powerboat Level 1show details + £155.00 (GBP)  

  • Any date where an Instructor is available
    January 1, 2015 - January 1, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This is a one-day course designed for complete beginners to the Powerboating world. It is an introduction to boating techniques for launching and recovering a boat from a road trailer, everyday boat handling and the use of safety equipment.

Based in the Bristol Floating Harbour, you will get to grips with manoeuvring a powerboat up to 10 meters in the daylight. Upon completion of the course you will be able to assist onboard a powerboat and drive under supervision.

This is an ideal course for children wanting to gain experience in driving a powerboat and this course can either be taken as a stand-alone course or integrated into the two-day level course.


Assumed Knowledge:

None, Beginner

Course content:

Slow speed boat manoeuvring, launching and landing, safety equipment, being towed and picking up a mooring.

Ability after the course:

Assist on-board a powerboat and drive under supervision.

Minimum Age restriction:

Age 8 +


Bristol Maritime Academy, Underfall Yard, Bristol, Bristol, City of, BS1 6XG, United Kingdom