The topics covered on the course include:
• Safety at sea
• VHF Radio operations
• Small powerboats and rigid inflatable boats
• Launching and recovery
• Anchors and anchoring
• Nautical terminology
• Boat handling under power
• Man overboard procedures
• Ropes and rope-
• Basic rules of the road (collision regulations)
The price for the 2 day course is 200€/person (with 3 people sharing) with individual tuition/testing available in your own boat for 250€.
Successful completion of this course also allows the candidate to apply for an International certificate of Competence (ICC). This certificate is in the form of a credit card sized ID card much favoured by the Spanish Authorities.
Small Power Boat Licensing -
Meet the Spanish and Catalonia compulsory small boat licence requirements with our Small Powerboat & RIB Master course run from l’Ametlla de Mar on the Costa Dorada coast. The course has been designed with the pleasure boater in mind and is suitable for the complete beginner or for those with some knowledge and experience.
This 2 day course is run in conjunction with International Yacht training (www.iytworld.com). The course comprises one day of theory spent in the classroom and a second spent on the water on your own boat. It covers vessels with no accommodation in fair weather and up to 20 miles from a safe haven.