Places are still available on the Powerboat course which starts this weekend. Please contact 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.