RYA Diesel Engine
Course Duration - 1 day
A course to help you prevent and solve diesel engine failure. The course will give awareness of the main systems of a marine diesel engine and the ability to prevent breakdown at sea & rectify defects not requiring workshop support. Mechanical failure is the main cause of lifeboat callouts to yachts. This course includes basic maintenance and engine care which will prevent most cases of engine failure.
Previous Knowledge required - None
Minimum age 14
Instructor : Student ratio - 1 : 6
The four stroke cycle
Cooling and air systems
Engine electrical systems
Spares and tool requirements
Ability after the course
Aware of the main systems of a marine diesel engine. Able to prevent breakdown at sea and rectify defects not requiring workshop support
£100.00 includes course pack, equipment and refreshments
Deposit required at booking - 25% of course cost
Available course dates are on the Plan B Sea School tab
The course requires a minimum of 3 candidates to run.