Powerboat Handling

The Powerboat Handling Course is run over 2 days, and combines the syllabus of the Start Powerboating Program and Powerboat Handling. Facilitated by accredited YA Instructors, the cost of the course is $360. This course is required when obtaining accreditation as Instructor, Coach or Race Officer. All successful students can receive TSV Certificates for marine licencing.

  • Further course details: this Course includes intermediate boat handling skills and seamanship for a variety of boat types.
  • Course outcomes: The Course includes boat launching, engines and fuel, types of craft and navigation. It aims to improve boat handling skills at low and plaining speeds, all of which may be practised during a short passage.
  • Who should do this course: People that wish to extend their knowledge of Powerboat driving or anyone wishing to gain other Yachting Australia Instructing or Officiating Qualifications

Dates have not yet been set for Powerboat Handling for the 2016/17 season. If however you would like to register your interest in attending the next course, please contact our Discover Sailing Co-ordinator, Sharna Baskett via discoversailing@sailglyc.com