15M

$800

4 Days

Price

Duration

About

Entry Requirements:

  • Min. age 16

  • Physically Fit 

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Operators of RIBs in the Mediterranean are required to be in possession of an approved certificate of competence.


Limitations:

  • Covers vessels up to 15m (45′)

  • Driven by outboard motors

  • In fair weather

  • No horsepower limitations

  • No accommodation

  • Up to 20 miles from a safe haven.


Syllabus 

Three day course

theory and practical boat handling including:

Course Content:

  1. Docking and line handling

  2. Safety at sea

  3. Small powerboats and rigid inflatable boats

  4. Launching and recovery

  5. Anchors and anchoring

  6. Nautical terminology

  7. Boat handling under power

  8. Man overboard procedures

  9. Ropes and rope-work

  10. Basic rules of the road (collision regulations)

  11. Glossary of terms

  12. VHF one day course

  13. Introduction to VHF radio’s

  14. Basic radio theory

  15. Line of sight

  16. Subsidiary equipment

  17. Common radio terms

  18. Regulations / Licensing requirements

  19. VHF radio equipment 

  20. Radio procedures

  21. Transmitting and receiving

  22. The phonetic alphabet

  23. Emergency radio communications

  24. EPIRB and SART

  25. Hand held short range VHF radio’s