Mechanical failure is the main cause of rescue call-outs to cruisers. Basic maintenance and engine care will help ensure that you are not part of this statistic. Whether you sail a yacht with an auxiliary diesel engine or you are a motor cruising enthusiast, this course could not just save you money, but could save your life one day.
This course is available at our RYA Training Centre in the Netherlands.
The course will be taught on our training centre premises during a full day.
Ability after the course
This course teaches you how your engine works, how to keep it healthy by using basic checks and maintenance procedures, and how to get it started again in the event of a breakdown.
We recommend the C-MASTERS practical Diesel engine & Power handling course to put your knowledge into practice.
We recommend the RYA Boat maintenance handbook for additional learning