Provides the skills and background
knowledge needed by the competent powerboat driver and is
the basis of the International Certificate of Competence.
Launching & recovering, safety equipment, lines and fenders,
Boat Handling techniques & manoeuvres
Effects of current or tide, high and low speed manoeuvring,
propeller controls, securing to a buoy, anchoring, leaving
& coming alongside, man overboard.
Theory & background
Types of craft and engine, maintenance checks, IRPCS, weather
forecasts, emergency action.