twin engine powerboat training (skills development)

On our boat or yours..

Overview:

Want to gain experience or learn the skills of twin engine powerboat handling? If you're looking to use, buy or hire a twin engine powerboat, then this training day is the one for you.. 

Duration: 1 day

Included: Use of our 7.3m Boston Whaler with Twin Yamaha Engines, Lifejacket, Wet weather gear, Free Parking

Pre- Requisites: 

  • RYA Powerboat Level 2 certificate 
  • Minimum Age: 18 yrs

Syllabus:

Practical (all the below is Twin Engine Specific): 

  • General skills refresher (inc. Pivot points)
  • Turning in a confined space (independent engines, twin engines, central helm & opposite throttles)
  • Coming Alongside (independent engines, twin engines, opposite throttles)
  • Springing on & off a pontoon
  • Turning on a warp
  • Coming alongside (single handed operations)
  • Departing a pontoon (independent & twin engines)

Theory: 

  • Twin engine configurations 
  • When to use inside vs. outside engine whilst turning
  • Leverage
  • Prop walk (Inc. How to use prop walk to your advantage, How to determine prop walk)
  • Engine seperation
Training Description  Max Ratios Duration Price Per Person Total Fee (inc. VAT)
Twin Engine Training Day on our Boat for 1, 2 or 3 people 1:3 1 day n/a £300.00
Own Boat Twin Engine Training Day for 1, 2 or 3 people 1:3 1 day n/a £250.00