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Welcome to our Powerboat Courses.

These courses are ideal for either sailors wishing to complete their Instructor Qualifications
Individuals wishing to improve there Powerboat skills and receive a recoginised qualification

Cant find a course or need assistance 
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National Powerboat Certificate Level 2


The aim of this course is to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to safely, and effectively, skipper an open powerboat, by day, on inland and coastal waters with which the user is familiar.

This Course is ideal for participants wishing to qualify as Instructors or expand their knowledge and skills.

This course is for Console Powerboat only, Participants must be over 16.


By the end of this course you will be have covered following:

  • Boat Perpetration

  • Clothing and Equipment

  • Launch and Recovery

  • Basic Boat Handling

  • Planing

  • Manoeuvering while on a Plane

  • Leaving and Coming Aside

  • Navigation and Pilotage

  • Regulations

  • Rope Work

  • Safety on Board

  • Man over Board

Previous knowledge or experience

Participants must be over 16 years of age.


Galway Bay Sailing Club, Renville, Oranmore, H91 W678

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