Motor's boat lesson

This course is intended for anyone wishing to learn to drive a motorboat and to get the official swiss driving motor boat license on inland waters.

The candidate learns and does the examination on a Jeanneau Cap Camarat 510 equipped with an outboard motor of 60 HP. All maneuvers, on-board safety and main sailor knots are trained prior to the official examination.
All maneuvers are practiced in the port, except the "man overboard ", you must demonstrate a good command of the vessel and its speed at all times.

The exam takes place aboard the same boat, an inspector comes from the SAN (swiss autorities) at Port Choiseul from May to October, during the other months the tests are provided at Eaux-Vives.

Your instructors :

Stéphane HARDER, has sailed and sails on all waters for nearly 20 years, skipper on an old Ketch from 1992 to 1994 in the Caribbean Sea, crossed the Atlantic in 1994, several journeys as capitain on diving cruise boat from Turkey to Djibouti and to the Maldives.

Cédric MARCHAND, was a lifeboat captain and trainer with the SNSM (National Society for Rescue at Sea) in Britany.

Professionals accustomed to teaching.

Courses price 2017
1 hour CHF 90.-
10 hours + exam CHF 820.-
Exam at Port Choiseul CHF 70.-
Examen in anonther port of Geneva CHF 100.-

Prepared licence : Swiss motorboat licence
Prerequisite: be 18 years old, be registered for the theory test at the office of motor vehicles and shipping in Carouge (phone 022/343.02.00) or have already passed the knowledge test or have the permit sailing.
Course Location: Port Choiseul in Versoix.