RYA NATIONAL POWERBOAT CERTIFICATE (ADVANCED)
AIM: To teach boat handling, seamanship, pilotage, and navigation to the standards required to drive a powerboat safely by day and night in tidal coastal waters.
KNOWLEDGE: Students will be competent to the standard of Intermediate powerboat certificate, with a good knowledge of navigation and chartwork to the level of Day skipper shore based certificate. First aid certificate and VHF operator's certificate are required.
COURSE DURATION: 2 DAYS 1 NIGHT EXERCISE.
- PREPARATION FOR SEA
- BOAT HANDLING
- PASSAGE MAKING AND RESPONSIBILITY AS SKIPPER
- RULES OF THE ROAD(irpcs)
- USE OF ENGINES
- EMERGENCY SITUATIONS
- NIGHT CRUISING