Marine Electrics (12 Volt)

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Get rid of the confusion and understand how to look after your electric systems. Be able to solve problems that occur both in port and at sea. Become safer and save costly call outs. This course is suitable for sailors and powerboaters and will help skippers become more self-reliant.

Course Duration:

1 day 09:30 to 17:00

Pre Requisites:

Basic knowledge of sailing yachts and/or powerboats.

Course Content:

  • 12 Volt DC electrics and marine systems

  • Batteries, charging and alternative power

  • Fault finding and troubleshooting

  • Connecting to the AC shore power

A large component of this course is practical fault finding. During the course you will make use of our training boards/simulators which include night lights, instruments, VHF sets etc. and you will work through common problems that occur with 12 volt installations. 

What's Included:

  • Day of training & use of simulators/training boards
  • Essential Electrics handbook
  • Stormforce Coaching 12V Electrics Certificate
  • Free parking at Shamrock Quay ( Subject to terms & conditions )

What's Not Included:

  • Lunch


Please see below to book onto our scheduled dates. If none suit, please contact us on 02380 231122 as we may be able to schedule a course around you.

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Shamrock Quay Marina, William Street, Southampton, Hants, SO14 5QL, UK

Telephone: 02380 231 122
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