RYA Diesel Engine course
AYC members @ £75 - book a place on this course and then pay online using a credit or debit card. Tick the box beside RYA Diesel Course below and then click 'Add to Cart'. When you proceed to the Checkout Process you will be asked to Login with your email address and password (if you are not already logged in).
Non AYC members @ £90 - please contact the training secretary email@example.com to book a place on this course.
A one-day beginners' course to help you prevent & solve diesel engine failure. Mechanical failure is the main cause of rescue call-outs. Whether you sail a yacht with an auxiliary diesel engine or are a motorboat enthusiast, this course could not just save you money, but one day could save your life.
Topics covered include:
- the principles of diesel engine operation
- the systems and parts of the engine
- fault finding
- rectification of common problems
- bleeding the fuel system
- changing the impeller
- routine maintenance
- winter lay up procedure