Powerboat

RYA Powerboat Certificate (Level 2)

This is an excellent course for those looking for a comprehensive and practical step by step guide to all that is powerboating. We have one of the largest and most diverse fleets of powerboats in the country. This includes everything from small tiller arm 15hp right up to RIBs with 175hp on the back. Successful students recieve the RYA Powerboat Handling (Level 2) Certificate.

Pre - Requisites

Minimum age of attendance is 16 years. This course can include all the material from the Level 1 course so you don't need to have completed it in advance. Two passport style photographs are required to issue the certificate.

Course Fee

  • €319 per person
  • 2 people booking at the same time - €299 per person
  • 3 people booking at the same time - €269 per person

Full Course Schedule

Courses can be delivered on other dates and on a one to one basis (additional charges may apply).

Course Syllabus

The course lasts runs on Saturday and Sunday from 10.30am-5.30pm and covers:

  • Learning how to Leave and Come Alongside a Dock.
  • Learning the art of picking up a Mooring.
  • Anchoring.
  • Turning in confined spaces / operating in busy marina areas.
  • Recovering a person fallen overboard.
  • Rules of the Road.
  • Launch and Recovery from a Road Trailer.
  • Safety and Planning.
  • Tying up to a dock.
  • All necessary knots to include Round Turn, Reef Knot and Bowline.

The above is just a taste of the many areas covered on the course. We aim to provide you with the perfect foundation and template in the sport of Powerboating. The course is conducted in a number of different boat types which may include tiller arm Yak boats with 15 horse power engines and RIBs (Rigid inflatable boats) of up to 175 horse power.

Course Dates...

Courses run over a Saturday and Sunday from 10.30am-5.30pm each day, unless stated otherwise. ​You can book online below, or by calling us on 01 2844195. Please ensure you have read our Terms and Conditions prior to enrolling. Our cancellation policy for this course can be viewed here.

Amendments to bookings due to COVID-19

  • In light of the current situation, we have significantly relaxed our booking terms and conditions. If courses cannot run due to issues relating to COVID-19 we will move bookings without penalty, or refund fees where a suitable alternative cannot be found.
  • Please see the current schedule alterations here.
  • If you make a future booking, please be reassured that if the course is unable to go ahead due to future restrictions we will reschedule the course to a time of your convenience or refund the fees.

 

May

COVID-19 Update 3rd April: We are planning to resume this programme from the 24th of May. This is based on a best guess of what various restriction levels would need to be to deliver the programme safely.

Weekend Courses: Run 10.30am-5.30pm each day

  • Weekend Course 16: Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th May - Fully Booked

Weekday Courses: Runs 10am-5pm each day

  • Weekday Course 3: Monday 24th and Tuesday 25th May - Fully Booked
  • Weekday Course 4: Wednesday 26th and Thursday 27th May - Fully Booked
  • Weekday Course 5: Monday 31st May and Tuesday 1st June - Fully Booked

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Book Online Now or call 01 2844195.

June

Weekend Courses: Run 10.30am-5.30pm each day

  • Weekend Course 17: Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th June - Fully Booked
  • Weekend Course 18: Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th June - Fully Booked
  • Weekend Course 19: Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th June - Fully Booked
  • Weekend Course 20: Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th June - Fully Booked

Weekday Courses: Runs 10am-5pm each day

  • Weekday Course 6: Wednesday 2nd and Thursday 3rd June - 1 place remaining, call 01 2844195 to book
    Weekday Course 7: Wednesday 9th and Thursday 10th June - 2 places remaining, call 01 2844195 to book
    Weekday Course 8: Monday 14th and Tuesday 15th June - 1 place remaining, call 01 2844195 to book
    Weekday Course 9: Wednesday 16th and Thursday 17th June - Fully Booked
    Weekday Course 10: Monday 21st and Tuesday 22nd June - 2 places remaining, call 01 2844195 to book
    Weekday Course 11: Wednesday 23rd and Thursday 24th June - 2 places remaining, call 01 2844195 to book
    Weekday Course 12: Monday 28th and Tuesday 29th June - Fully Booked
    Weekday Course 13: Wednesday 30th June and Thursday 1st July - 1 place remaining, call 01 2844195 to book

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July

Weekend Courses: Runs 10.30am-5.30pm each day

  • Weekend Course 21: Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th July - Fully Booked
  • Weekend Course 22: Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th July - Fully Booked
  • Weekend Course 23: Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th July - Fully Booked

Weekday Courses: Runs 10am-5pm each day

  • Weekday Course 14: Monday 5th and Tuesday 6th July - Fully Booked
    Weekday Course 15: Wednesday 7th and Thursday 8th July - 1 place remaining, please call to book
    Weekday Course 16: Monday 12th and Tuesday 13th July - 2 places remaing, please call to book
    Weekday Course 17: Wednesday 14th and Thursday 15th July - Fully Booked
    Weekday Course 18: Monday 19th and Tuesday 20th July - Fully Booked
    Weekday Course 19: Wednesday 21st and Thursday 22nd July
    Weekday Course 20: Monday 26th and Tuesday 27th July
    Weekday Course 21: Wednesday 28th and Thursday 29th July

Book Now...

Book Online Now or call 01 2844195.

August

Weekend Courses: Runs 10.30am-5.30pm each day

  • Weekend Course 24: Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th August
  • Weekend Course 25: Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th August
  • Weekend Course 26: Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd August
  • Weekend Course 27: Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th August

Weekday Courses: Runs 10am-5pm each day

  • Weekday Course 22: Wednesday 4th and Thursday 5th August
  • Weekday Course 23: Monday 9th and Tuesday 10th August
  • Weekday Course 24: Wednesday 11th and Thursday 12th August
  • Weekday Course 25: Monday 17th and Tuesday 28th August
  • Weekday Course 26: Wednesday 18th and Thursday 19th August
  • Weekday Course 27: Monday 23rd and Tuesday 24th August
  • Weekday Course 28: Wednesday 25th and Thursday 26th August

Book Now...

Book Online Now or call 01 2844195.

September

Weekend Courses: Runs 10.30am-5.30pm each day

  • Weekend Course 28: Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th September
  • Weekend Course 29: Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th September
  • Weekend Course 30: Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th September
  • Weekend Course 31: Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th September

Book Now...

Book Online Now or call 01 2844195.

October

Weekend Courses: Run 10.30am-5.30pm each day

  • Weekend Course 32: Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd October
  • Weekend Course 33: Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th October
  • Weekend Course 34: Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th October
  • Weekend Course 35: Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th October

Book Now...

Book Online Now or call 01 2844195.

November
  • Weekend Course 36: Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th November
  • Weekend Course 37: Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th November
  • Weekend Course 38: Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st November

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