Charles is a qualified Commercial Yachtmaster Power and Advanced
Powerboat Instructor. As well as holding these qualification Charles is also
an appointed RYA Instructor Trainer, which means he trains the instructors to teach. He is a current member of Redbay Lifeboat serving as Helmsman and Coxwain.
Charles has competed in various RIB events throughout Scotland and
Ireland and has circumnavigated around both Scotland and Ireland. And carried out many commercial deliveries including a recent delivery to Norway.
His current qualifications include
- RYA Yachtmaster Instructor (Power)
- RYA Advanced Powerboat Instructor
- RYA SRC VHF Assessor
- RYA Sea Survival Instructor
- RYA First Aid Instructor
- RYA Navigation Instructor
- RYA Diesel Engine Instructor
- RYA PPR Instructor
- MCA Master 200gT
- MCA Boatmaster