Solent Boat Training


D7.1 Certification available

RYA Diesel Engine Certificate

D7.2 Minimum course duration

Six hours

D7.3 Award criteria

Continual assessment during course

D7.4 Instructor qualification

RYA Diesel Engine Instructor

D7.5 Student:instructor ratio

No more than 12 students on a course. No more than six students per engine.

D7.6 Course materials

On successful completion of a course the Recognised Training Centre (RTC) must issue the student with the appropriate certificate and keep a record of the certificate at the centre.

Compulsory Recommended
DC96 Diesel Engine Pack (incorporates the certificate and course book)
G25 Diesel Engine Handbook
G104 Boat Maintenance Handbook
E-G67 Electrics Handbook

Many of the publications and packs above are also available as eBooks. See the Recognised Training Centre Price List for details.

Training aids:

Visual aids appropriate to the course should be provided along with materials such as handbooks, videos, animations and eBooks. Instructors should also provide their own additional training aids.

D7.7 Equipment

A diesel engine, not necessarily in working order.

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