TSTS Group become RYA TRAINING CENTRE

TSTS Group approved as RYA (Royal Yachting Association), Training Centre for Albania

We are delighted to make you aware that TSTS Group is now a recognised RYA Training Centre, and we're now able to advertise and run your requested RYA courses.

RYA Powerboat Level 2. The Royal Yachting Association National Powerboat Certificate (Level II) is a two-day entry level course and is recognized by the UK MCA as a certificate of competency for the operation of small powerboats. It is ideal for those seeking a qualification to operate yacht tenders. UP TO 10 MT LOA.

This level 2 course is the most popular training that the RYA offer via its recognized training centres. You will spend most of this 2 day course on the waters of the Durres Port and bay, on any of our rib & motor boats. Short spells in our dedicated classroom teach you navigation, chart work and other essential knowledge to marry with those slow and planing speed boat handling skills that our RYA instructor will teach you. Completing this course entitles you to apply for the ICC certificate.

We run the full coastal & planing version of powerboat level 2 course. This is the highest and most versatile version of the course that will enable you to helm a boat on any type of water including rivers, lakes or the open sea. 
 
The RYA powerboat level 2 ICC course includes preparing a boat, safety equipment, chart work, buoyage, marina handling, planning speed manoeuvres, anchoring, gps, vhf and much much more. Your course book and certificate are included in the course fee. With a maximum of 3 students per course you will enjoy that personal touch from our RYA Instructor over the duration of the 2 days. 

 You will learn:

• Basic collision avoidance regulations
• Basic navigation
• Actions in emergencies
• Safety equipment.

Boat handling skills, including:
• Berthing alongside
• Turning in a confined space
• High speed manoeuvres
• Man-overboard drills.

We provide this yacht training course in Durres City

Assessment

Continuous and practical assessment

We can run a course on nearly any date for bookings of 2 or more students if the open course dates below don't suit. Our base where we use to perform the sea navigation practice is located at Durres Quay Fishing Marina, in the heart of Durres Port and old town. In this area we also have a massive selection of Hotels, Bars, Bistros and Restaurants available to make your 2 days on the course, very enjoyable. 
 
If you are looking at booking more than 1 place and wish to be together on the same course please call before you book. We run multiple courses with a maximum of 3 students per course.

If you are booking more than 1 place we will always try to put you all together on the same course, but this is not guaranteed.