RYA Powerboat Level Two

Aim: to teach boat handling and seamanship in powerboats. The two day course may be conducted in a variety of boat types, both planning and displacement and the certificate issued will be endorsed accordingly. The ratio of students to instructor should not exceed 3:1.

Minimum age: 12
12 to 16 year olds will receive a Level 2 certificate which will be endorsed. The holder should only use powered craft under the supervision of a responsible adult.


Launching and Recovery - knowledge of: Can: Boat Handling Under Way - knowledge of: Understands: Can: Securing to a Buoy - understands: Can: Anchoring - understands: Knowledge of: Can: Leaving and Coming Alongside - understands: Knowledge of: Man Overboard - knowledge of: Can: SECTION B: THEORY

Knowledge of: Understands: Can: SECTION C: COASTAL

Knowledge of: Understands: Can: SECTION D: Direct Assessment for Experienced Powerboat Drivers Practical Assessment of All Candidates for Level 2: