NEW – Try Powerboating Taster Sessions

Are you looking for something different to do with friends or as a family – we are launching 2 new sessions aimed at getting you afloat to give Powerboating a Try! Choose from a 2 hour “Try Powerboating” session or a half day  “Powerboat Taster Session” To see our boats and students in action check out our Youtube channel.
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Fancy Hiring a Boat Abroad this summer? 10% off Powerboat Level 2 courses in Jun 2016

IntermediateAn International Certificate of Competence is often considered as the international ‘boat driving licence’. It is usually required by countries/operators if you wish to use your own craft abroad or to charter one and we’re offering 10% off our June 2016 course dates. The RYA powerboat level 2 is the basic level course allowing you to rent a boat abroad once you have obtained your ICC boat handling license (International Certificate of Competence). Continue reading

Happy Christmas 2015

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Difficult to believe that Christmas has come around again! We would like to thank all of our 2015 customers and wish each and every one of you a great Christmas and a very Happy New Year!

New for 2016 – Night Navigation Training IMG_0162

If you already hold your RYA Powerboat Level 2 (or higher) and are looking to gain more experience this night navigation training is designed to give you the basic skills and knowledge to start to safely find your way around at night. Perhaps you are looking to gain the required sea time for the MCA Advanced Commercial Exam and need some more night hours then this session is also for you.

We offer a 3 hour Night Navigation Training session (subject to weather and tide) and we aim to spend around 2/2.5 hours afloat. These sessions offer an opportunity for you to take control of a powerboat at night, work together as a team to put your night passage/pilotage plan together and then execute your plan in the busy waters of the Bristol Channel.

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Stuck for ideas for a Christmas – try our Gift Vouchers

gift voucherGift vouchers are an original and appreciated gift for most occasions, they can be bought online are also great as last minute gifts, when all traditional shops are closed!

Are you looking for a unique Christmas present, finding it tricky to find the right gift?  Treat your loved one this Christmas to a fabulous present – available 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

We offer a range of gift vouchers to suit all budgets – why not buy an exciting and exhilarating Powerboat Experience for up to 3 people, ch100_2547oose from our wide range of RYA Powerboat, Shorebased or Navigation courses
for all levels of experience or help your loved one brush up on their existing skills with our milebuilder and boat handling sessions. Continue reading

VHF Radio Handbook – Paperback and new EBook

To support both the classroom based VHF-SRC course or the RYA Interactive Online VHF-SRC Course all students will need access to thvhf ebook logoge RYA VHF Handbook. With the launch of the new RYA EBook  you can now
choose whether or not you have your Course Handbook as an E-Pack or a printed handbook (by post.  The course price is the same for both e-packs and printed copies.

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It’s a Breezy Week! – Sharing our favourite Weather websites

We teach meteorology on most of our practical and theory courses so with a windy week forecast we thought we would share some of our favorite weather websites with you. Every good skipper should be checking the weather forecast before setting to sea and the Internet and Apps give you up to the minute weather in the palm of your hand – a far cry from the old days!! Here are some of our favourite weather websites and apps that you may want to try – but most of go please ensure that you go boating within your limits and stay safe. Click on the links for more. Continue reading