RYA Diesel Engine

Mechanical failure is the main cause of rescue call-outs to pleasure vessels.  Most engine problems can be avoided by taking simple precautions and you don’t need detailed mechanical knowledge to make repairs.  This course is designed to teach vessel owners and users (both power and sail) the basics of how to maintain and repair their engine.

This one day course it taught by a qualified RYA instructor and teaches you:

Theory: How diesel engine works, parts of the engine.
Systems: Fuel, air, cooling, electrical, lubrication, transmission, engine controls.
Operation: Periodic checks, starting and stopping.
Maintenance: Diagnostics, troubleshooting, servicing, emergency procedures.

You will also have a chance to get hands on with a demonstration engine in the classroom.

Pre-course Practical Requirements:None
Pre-course Theory Requirements:None
Course duration:1 day (0850hrs to 1720hrs)
Minimum age:None
What’s Included:Course booklet & RYA Diesel Engine Handbook.
What’s Not IncludedYou will have to supply your own lunch
Cost:RHKYC Members HK$1,500, non-RHKYC members 1,800
Exam:Multi-choice questions exam
Award:RYA Diesel Engine Course Completion Certificate

1 day practical course from 0850hrs to 1720hrs.

Notebook and pen.  No open toe sandals.

Theory: How diesel engine works, parts of the engine.
Systems: Fuel, air, cooling, electrical, lubrication, transmission, engine controls.
Operation: Periodic checks, starting and stopping.
Maintenance: Diagnostics, troubleshooting, servicing, emergency procedures.

Booking

If courses have been scheduled they will be listed below.

  • 8th June 2019
  • 13th July 2019

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