Junior Powerboat (8-11 years)
This course is a one day introduction to boating techniques for launching and recovering a boat from a road trailer, everyday boat handling and the use of safety equipment.
Assumed Knowledge: None
Course Duration: 1 day (0930-1700).
Age: 8-11 years
Course Content: Boat preparation, crew preparation, basic boat handling, picking up and securing to a mooring buoy, leaving and coming alongside, being towed.
Ability after the course: able to drive a powerboat under supervision. Candidates will be at the level to progress to Youth Powerboating (12-15 years)
Under 16s powerboating courses will be run in similar ages, using suitable vessels that aren't to heavy or difficult to handle. To book an under 16 on a course, please select an under 16s specific course when booking.