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RYA Powerboat Handbook (E-G13)

RYA Powerboat Handbook (E-G13)

  • Author: Royal Yachting Association,Paul Glatzel
  • Publisher: Royal Yachting Association
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
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Powerboating is a fun, fast and exhilarating sport. The number of powerboats on the water is increasing and the need for both confidence and competence on the water has never been more important. If you are looking to progress to the intermediate levels of the RYA Powerboat Scheme then this new edition of the RYA Powerboat Handbook is a must. Becoming a capable and safe powerboater comes from a mixture of training, experience, and common sense. Updated with new information on electronic navigation and handling at speed, this book will help you acquire the knowledge and confidence to get the most from your time on the water. The examples bring concepts to life and methods are adapted to what is realistically achievable in an open powerboat. Chapters include: • Parts of a Boat • Types of Boats, Engines, Hulls, and Seating Arrangements • Propellers • Safety and Planning • Launch and Recovery • Boat Handling • Leaving and Coming Alongside • Anchoring • Travelling at Speed • Challenging Conditions • Man Overboard • Helicopter Rescue • Towing on the Water • Knots and Ropework • Collision Regulations • Buoyage • Navigation • Weather • Boating at Night and in Restricted Visibility • Trailing Your Boat • Cruising in a Powerboat • Buying and Owning a Boat • SOLAS V • Considering the Environment • Life-Saving Signals

RYA Powerboat Handbook

RYA Powerboat Handbook

  • Author: PAUL GLATZEL
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9781910017029
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RYA Advanced Powerboat Handbook (E-G108)

RYA Advanced Powerboat Handbook (E-G108)

  • Author: Royal Yachting Association,Paul Glatzel
  • Publisher: Royal Yachting Association
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
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This eBook is the official companion to the RYA Powerboat Advanced course but it is equally relevant to those who are simply keen to develop and consolidate their knowledge to help improve their theoretical and practical skills. The eBook has been designed to be a key and progressive learning tool which focuses on the advanced aspects of powerboating. This includes the essentials on and off the water and demystifies the more complicated techniques for operating an open vessel by day and night. A variety of illustrations bring concepts to life as they are described on the page. Chapters include: The Role of the Skipper Radar and AIS Handling in Rougher Weather Higher-Speed Handling It expands on the knowledge already contained in the entry-level RYA Start Powerboating and intermediate-level RYA Powerboat Handbook, with a focus on the higher-level aspects of advanced powerboating.

RYA Power Schemes Instructor Handbook (E-G19)

RYA Power Schemes Instructor Handbook (E-G19)

  • Author: Royal Yachting Association
  • Publisher: Royal Yachting Association
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
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The RYA Power Schemes Instructor Handbook comprehensively covers the entire process of training as an RYA Power Instructor. It includes information on the whole RYA Power Scheme, the instructing qualifications available through the RYA and the methods required to teach each of the courses, including inland waterways and personal watercraft. This is a valuable reference, full of top tips and background about how people learn. This edition includes full-colour illustrations and photographs.

Rya Powerboat Instructors Handbook

Rya Powerboat Instructors Handbook

  • Author: Clive Grant
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9781905104673
  • Category: Motorboats
  • Page: 172
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RYA Safety Boat Handbook (E-G16)

RYA Safety Boat Handbook (E-G16)

  • Author: Royal Yachting Association,Laurence West,Grahame Forshaw
  • Publisher: Royal Yachting Association
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
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The RYA Safety Boat Handbook aims to provide up to date advice to anyone providing Safety Boat back up and was written to accompany the RYA Safety Boat Course. It outlines all the practical techniques, expert advice and tips needed by Safety Boat crew. The format makes it quick and easy to use. Some of the content includes: Safety Boat checklist Recovering people from the water The crew and equipment First aid

RYA National Sailing Scheme Instructor Handbook (E-G14)

RYA National Sailing Scheme Instructor Handbook (E-G14)

  • Author: Royal Yachting Association
  • Publisher: Royal Yachting Association
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
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An essential purchase for anyone teaching on an RYA Dinghy, Multihull or Keelboat Instructor Course, the Sailing Instructor book incorporates information on the new level 3 ‘Better Sailing’ qualification for the RYA’s National Sailing Scheme, as well as new diagrams. Technically edited by John Thorn, Laurence West and Grahame Forshaw, this book is the cornerstone of the RYA’s Dinghy Coaching course. Please note: Due to the nature of this digital product, there are no log or certificate pages included like the printed version.

The Writer's Handbook 2007

The Writer's Handbook 2007

  • Author: Barry Turner
  • Publisher: Macmillan Pub Limited
  • ISBN: 9781405049375
  • Category: Reference
  • Page: 821
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Completely revised and updated with newly commissioned articles, the 20th anniversary edition of The Writer's Handbook is an indispensible companion for everyone in the writing profession. Containing over 6,000 entries covering every area of writing, with provocative articles and useful advice from leading representatives of the trade, this practical, straightforward guide provides full details on the core markets. In addition to the key areas of UK and US book publishers, agents, magazines, screenwriting, theater and poetry, writer's courses and circles, festivals, and grants and prizes, the guide also offers invaluable expert advice on contracts, copyright, and taxation.

RYA Sea Survival Handbook (E-G43)

RYA Sea Survival Handbook (E-G43)

  • Author: Royal Yachting Association,Keith Colwell
  • Publisher: Royal Yachting Association
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
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This book is the official text for the RYA Basic Sea Survival Course and the RYA/World Sailing Offshore Safety Course and supports World Sailing approved Offshore Personal Survival courses. It also highlights the importance of having the correct safety equipment and will also give you the knowledge of how and when to use it, making it invaluable for anyone who takes a boat offshore for racing or cruising. The edition of the RYA Sea Survival Handbook is the official text for the RYA Basic Sea Survival Course and the RYA/World Sailing Offshore Safety Course. It has been updated with new information, chapter summaries and guidance on how to respond to emergencies at sea and is invaluable for anyone who takes a boat offshore. Chapters include: • Before you leave • Calling for Help • Understanding Weather • MOB Prevention • Fire Control This book is written by Keith Colwell who works at the RNLI as a Community Incident Reduction Manager, managing a large team of volunteer safety advisers, who provide a safety advice service to the both the boating and general public. Keith is an RYA Yachtmaster, an RYA Powerboat Instructor, a SRC instructor/assessor and RYA and STCW’95 Sea Survival Instructor. p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 13.0px Helvetica} p.p2 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 13.0px Helvetica; min-height: 16.0px}

RYA Day Skipper Handbook Motor (E-G97)

RYA Day Skipper Handbook Motor (E-G97)

  • Author: Royal Yachting Association,Jon Mendez
  • Publisher: Royal Yachting Association
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
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The RYA Day Skipper Handbook Motor eBook is the digital companion to the RYA Motor Cruising Day Skipper Course, continuing the RYA practical series of books that accompany the courses. The new Day Skipper Handbook Motor covers the elements of the course in simple illustrated steps. It is ideal as the practical guide to aid students on the course, or just as a stand-alone book to guide you through the practical elements of motor boating. Chapters include: Pilotage Navigation Boat Work Boat Handling Marinas Cruising at Speed Anchoring The eBook is written by Jon Mendez, the RYA’s former Chief Motor and Powerboating Instructor and an acknowledged expert on the subject. Reviews This is the official RYA book for anyone considering the RYA Day Skipper Certificate…RYA publications invariably attain very high levels of excellence, from the quality of the text to the graphics and sketches. This one maintains those levels. Sailing for Southern Africa, August 2015 Typical of RYA Publications, the pages are filled with helpful illustrations to help the reader picture every technique and procedure taught... All At Sea, December 2010