This two-day entry level course provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a powerboat and is the basis of the International Certificate of Competence (ICC).
It focuses on low speed close quarters handling, man overboard recovery, an introduction to driving at planing speed and collision regulations. The course can be taken at an inland or a coastal location.
Launching and recovery
Securing to a buoy
Leaving and coming alongside
Assumed Knowledge: None. May be preceded by Level 1 Start Powerboating
Minimum Age: 12 Years Old
Minimum Duration: 2 days
Ability after the course: Self-sufficient powerboater in the right conditions, aware of own limitations and those of craft