BSAC Boat Handling
This course incorporates the following two courses into one:
- RYA Powerboat Level 2
- BSAC Boat Handling
The course aims to introduce boat handling skills to those who will be driving powerboats to and from dive sites and supervising other divers. This course is suitable for any level of diver or dive boat driver.
2 Days - 0930 to 1700 hrs.
There are no pre-requisites for this course, although a basic knowledge of diving would be beneficial.
The course covers:
- Different craft and their equipment
- Stowage of dive kit
- Basic boat handling
- Coming alongside and leaving moorings
- Laying and recovering shot lines
- Dropping and recovering divers
- Person overboard procedure
- High speed handling
- Voyage planning
- General safety
- Intro to navigtaion
The two days are largely practical with some short shorebased sessions. We have a maximum of three students per instructor and boat. You will spend time both driving and crewing. The course is taught using our 6, 7 and 8m RIBs.
- 2 days Instruction
- Use of one of our RIBs
- Loan of a life jacket
- BSAC Boat Handling Certificate
- RYA Powerboat Level 2 Certificate
- BSAC Boat Handling Pack
- BSAC Seamanship for Divers Book
- RYA Start Powerboating Handbook
- Free parking on site ( Subject to terms & conditions )
What's Not Included:
- Wet weather gear (can be hired for £5 per day)
- Lunch (available to buy locally)
- RYA Essential Navigation & Seamanship E-Learning Course
- RYA ICC Power 10m (International powerboat licence)
Please contact the office for booking information on 02380 231122.
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