Powerboat and Dinghy training

Powerboat training courses this year.

We are running a number of these to ensure we can have as many qualified members as possible to help out with the various safety boat duties that allow us to sail safely.

RYA Powerboat – a two day course run on consecutive weekends, with a third in reserve in case of bad weather. This for beginners to powerboating.

Courses this year are
Course 1 (3 spaces available)15th, 22nd 29th March
Course 2 (3 spaces available) 23rd May,6th & 13th June
Course 3 (6spaces available) 27th June, 4th & 11th July
Cost to PBSC member £60 (would cost c £300 if you took this at a commercial centre)

RYA Safety Boat – a two day course run as above for those who have their Powerboat certificate, have been active on the water in powerboats since passing and at least a year has elapsed since undertaking their powerboat training. This course focuses on more advanced rescue techniques and boat handling particularly in heavy weather.
We are running one Safety Boat Course 19th,26th April and 3rd May.There are four spaces available.

Cost to PBSC member £60

If you wish to apply for one of these courses email Bill Bracey – this year’s Sailing school principal at sailingschoolprincipal@pbsc.eu or post on this page.

Other courses:
Adult Dinghy RYA level 1 & 2 ( beginners) Tues Evenings 6.30pm from the 21st April

Adult Dinghy RYA 3 (intermediate) Thursday Evenings 6.30pm from Thus 23rd April

Cost TBC – email sailingschoolprincipal@pbsc.eu