The RYA Powerboat Course (Level 2)
(Powered by Superyachting South Africa)
3 students max
Beginner / Intermediate Course
RYA Completion Certificate
Forms part of Superyacht Deckhand Course
Training at the V & A Waterfront and in Table Bay
Own boat tuition available
Required by Superyacht students
Price: R 3 650.00
This two-day course provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a superyacht tender (powerboat). It includes close quarter handling, high speed maneuvers, man overboard recovery and collision regulations. Training is a combination of practical and theoretical exercises. Other subjects include launching, mooring, anchoring and recovery. Training vessels used include: 1 x 5m ski boat & 1 x 4.5m RIB (Rigid Inflatable Boat).
Training takes place at the V & A Waterfront and also in the waters of Table Bay. We begin promptly at 09h00 each morning and typically finish at 17h00.
We ask that students bring a blank notebook and pen/pencil. An RYA training manual will be supplied along with an RYA certification on successful completion of the course. Students should also bring non-marking deck shoes, suitable clothing, sunglasses and sunscreen.