National Powerboat Certificate (Level 2)

Level 2 - National Powerboat Certificate

The aim of this course is to develop the skills and knowledge that allows participants to safely and effectively skipper an open powerboat by day, on inland and coastal waters with which they are familiar.

Participants of this course should have some boat handling experience prior to the course. 

Course Duration - 2 DAYS

We cover the following skills over this two day course:

Coming Alongside and leaving a Dock, pontoon or slipway.
Picking up a Mooring.
Turning in confined spaces 
Man overboard.
Rules of the Road.
Launch and Recovery from a Road Trailer.
Safety and Planning.
Tying up to a dock.
All necessary knots to include Round Turn, Reef Knot and Bowline.

Experience required/prerequisites:

Minimum age of attendance is 16 years and a level of comfort on the water. This course can include all the material from the Level one course so it does not need to be completed in advance. Successful students on the course will receive Powerboat Level 2 Certification.

Next course:

12th - 13th  October 2019 - FULL

26th - 27th October 2019 - FULL

9th - 10th November 2019 - 3 places left

23rd - 24th November 2019 - 3 places left

7th - 8th March 2020 - 3 places left

21st - 22nd March 2020 - 3 places left

4th - 5th April 2020 - 3 places left

11th - 12th April 2020 - 3 places left


€310 per person

Book 2 people pay €290 per person

Book 3 people pay €260 person