All-Aboard is a fully inclusive watersports charity that welcomes everyone. Our activity centre and our entire activity programme is designed with accessibility at its core. If you have any additional needs or requirements and would like to discuss accessing any of our activities or courses, please call our admin team on 0117 929 0801 or click HERE for more information on our specific accessibility programme.
This two-day entry level Coastal Powerboat Level 2 course provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a powerboat and is the basis of the International Certificate of Competence (ICC).
All-Aboard offer the coastal waters provision and your certificate will be endorsed accordingly. All-Aboard offer a completely unique coastal powerboat 2 course experience in Bristol Harbour as we train you in a variety of types of powerboats, including a : RIB, Pioneer, Yak and Jeanneau.
This course focuses on:
- Launching and recovery, including man-overboard
- Close quarters boat handling
- Securing to a buoy and anchoring
- Planning speed and manoeuvres
- Collision regulations
On completion of this course you will have gained the ability to handle a powerboat in familiar waters by day, you will be a self-sufficient powerboater in the right conditions, and aware of the limitations of the craft and your own skill.
For more information and to check the eligibility criteria please refer to the ICC Application Form which can be found on the RYA website.
Please note: two days is the minimum time required to complete the course. The actual time required depends on ability and weather conditions on the day. A certificate will only be issued if you have demonstrated the ability to complete the syllabus in appropriate weather conditions. If needed, please speak to the office about organising an extra session to complete the course.
*Please bring a passport photograph along with you on the second day for the licence*