per person

Bahrain Commercial Level 1

To teach boat handling, pilotage, seamanship and navigation to the standards required to drive a powerboat safely by day in tidal coastal waters with which the student may be familiar.

Course Duration: 5 days

Pre Requisites:
In order to undertake this course, students must fulfill the following requirements:

  • Hold a valid CPR
  • Hold a valid first aid certificate. The Bahrain Commercial level 1 is only valid while the first aid certificate is still valid. It is the student's responsibility to make sure the certificate is valid at all times.
  • If necessary, complete an English proficiency test in both conversational English and marine terminology.

Course Content:
The following syllabus complies with the requirements for the RYA level 2 Powerboat handling certificate and includes:

Part 1

  • Boat handling
  • Launching and recovery
  • Securing to a buoy
  • Anchoring
  • Leaving and coming alongside
  • Man overboard procedures
  • Theory

Part 2

  • Planning a day cruise
  • Sea survival
  • Marine short range radio
  • Towing
  • Shore based day skipper course
  • First Aid Certification

What's Included:

  • 5 days instruction by a fully qualified RYA Instructor
  • Use of an approved lifejacket
  • Use of modern approved RIB
  • Inclusive of fuel
  • PADI Emergency First Response Certificate
  • RYA Powerboat Level 2
  • Certificate issued on successful completion of course

How to book
Please visit or contact Scubalife to see if you are eligible for this course. 

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