Our RYA Powerboat Level 1 Course is for those who have no experience and / or who would like a practical introduction to powerboating.
For youngsters our RYA Powerboat Level 1 Course is a fun way for them to experience something new and they can start from early on as 8 years old.
Our RYA Powerboat level 1 course consists of lessons in preparing the boat for sea, close quarter handling and controlling the boat at speed,  to name a few, it is a great opportunity or them to get out on the water safely.

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Seatrek RYA Powerboat Level 1 Course Pre-Requisite Qualification and Experience


MINIMUM AGE
8 years old
Endorsements
8 – 11 years – they should only use powered craft under the supervision of a responsible adult on board the craft
12 – 15 years – they should only use powered craft under the supervision of a responsible adult.
PRIOR QUALIFICATION
No prior qualification required. The qualification attained will be the RYA Powerboat Level 1.
PRIOR EXPERIENCE
There is no experience necessary prior to joining this course.

Seatrek RYA Powerboat Level 1 Course Customer testimonials

Powerboat Level 1 run at Seatrek on the Clyde

RYA Powerboat Level 1

I enjoyed doing the parking and driving outside of the marina

Georgie

RYA Powerboat Level 2 Course Testimonials
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Georgie

Powerboat Level 1 run at Seatrek on the Clyde
I enjoyed doing the parking and driving outside of the marina
Powerboat Level 1 run at Seatrek on the Clyde

RYA Powerboat Level 1

We had a great time and learn't a lot, it was fantastic

Charlie

RYA Powerboat Level 2 Course Testimonials
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2016-11-30T13:50:36+00:00

Charlie

Powerboat Level 1 run at Seatrek on the Clyde
We had a great time and learn't a lot, it was fantastic
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Seatrek RYA Powerboat Level 1 Course

Seatrek RYA Powerboat Level 1 Course FAQs


We have a supply of trousers and Jackets of different sizes which you are more than welcome to use.

Boots, gloves, hats and scarves are not available

Any one over the age of 8 can take part in the Powerboat Level 1, for those who are unsure whether they will enjoy the experience it is a good introductory to powerboating. It is an ideal opportunity for families to learn together , if you would like more information on  how to do this contact the office either by email or phone
We recommend taking out cancellation insurance on all our courses. This helps protect you from any unforeseen circumstances similar if you went on holiday. Our full terms and conditions can be obtained from the office and are made clear on booking.

Seatrek RYA Powerboat Level 1 Course Dates


Date/Time Event Book
05/08/2017
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
RYA Powerboat Level 1
Seatrek Marine Services, Kip Marina, Main Street, Inverkip, Renfrewshire, PA16 0AW, Inverkip Renfrewshire

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Seatrek General Course Information


Courses taken on the water are carried out on board our 6.5 meter RIB and our 45′ Nelson. The RIB is suitable for all levels of students and has a 130hp Honda. Our Nelson has two twin Sabre’s

Shorebased courses are held either in our classroom or in hotel facilities depending on the numbers attending the course.

Times 09.00 – 17.00 hrs with  a break for lunch and morning &  afternoon refreshments.

Waterproof clothing is available should students not have their own. Life jackets are supplied on all courses, however, if students wish to bring their own then they are more than welcome.  They will be checked by your instructor prior to going out.

There are shower and toilet facilities on site with disabled access as well. It is recommended you bring with you a warm set of dry clothes to change into, in case of inclement weather. Sun cream hat and gloves are also a must, windburn and sunburn can be sore if preventive measures are not taken.

Included in the courses we run are the following:

  • Course books / packs
  • Certificates
  • Morning and afternoon refreshments
  • Instructor
  • Fuel
  • Berthing fees
  • Vat @ 20%

Our course dates are set throughout the year however, we understand that these may not suit your own schedules for work and family life.  We are happy to work with you to provide other suitable dates

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