Places are still available on the Powerboat course which starts this weekend. Please contact [email protected] ASAP if you would like to attend.
First come first served. Details from the “Learn to Sail” pages of the BSC website are repeated here for your convenience:
RYA PB Level 1 (Start Powerboating) & PB Level 2 (Powerboat Handling)
This is two courses rolled into one.
RYA Powerboat Level 1 teaches you boating safety, boat handling and basic theory.
After doing PB Level 1 you will have a basic understanding of powerboating.
RYA Powerboat Level 2 teaches you close quarters boat handling, planing speed manoeuvres, man overboard recovery and collision regulations.
After doing PB Level 2 you will be able to handle a powerboat in familiar waters by day.
Assumed Knowledge: None.
Eligibility: Minimum 12 years old.
Course duration: 2 days.
Venue: Bolton SC.
Course Fee (BSC members): £130.
Course Fee (non-members): £130 + BSC joining fee + BSC membership fee.
Two courses are planned for 2018:
1st course dates: Saturdays 19 & 26 May.
2nd course dates: Saturdays 6 & 20 Oct.