Powerboat Course Algarve. This course covers vessels up to 15m (45′) with no accommodation driven by outboard or inboard motors in fair weather up to 20 miles from a safe haven. There is no horsepower restriction. The IYT Small Powerboat & RIB Master (Power Boat 2 equivalent) certificates do not require a commercial endorsement because they are commercial certificates.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Marina of Faro, Algarve|
|DURATION||3 days / Start at 9:30 – Finish at 17:00|
Powerboat course in Faro
After completing this Powerboat course you will be a self-sufficient power boater in the right conditions, aware of your own limitations.
This three day course covers two days practical boat handling and one day of theory including:
- Safety at sea
- VHF Radio operations
- Small powerboats and rigid inflatable boats
- Launching and recovery
- Anchors and anchoring
- Nautical terminology
- Boat handling under power
- Man overboard procedures
- Ropes and rope-work
- Basic rules of the road (collision regulations)