Pre-course requirements: None
Duration: 1 day starting at 8am.
Venue: Classroom at Royal Cape Yacht Club, Cape Town
Included in Course Fees:
- Diesel course Practical work book
- Course completion certificate
Excluded from the course fees:
- Temporary Membership at Royal Cape Yacht Club (please bring a R200 deposit for the day which will be returned at the end of the course once the card has been returned). You will receive a discount on lunch with this card.
By gaining the RYA/MCA Diesel Engine Maintenance Certificate, you will be able to manage and maintain a Marine Diesel Engine. You will learn about necessary engine maintenance and systems and how to avoid most mechanical breakdowns while out at sea.
This course is also useful to candidates wanting to work alongside engineers on Yachts or smaller Super Yachts
Your instructor will have extensive experience in maintaining and repairing various marine motors up to a substantial amount of horse power.
- Names, parts and general structure of a Marine Diesel Engine
- Four stroke cycle
- The air system
- The fuel system
- The oil system
- The cooling system
- The electrical system
What to bring:
R200 deposit for temporary access card to Royal Cape Yacht Club.
We will provide you with a notebook and pen.
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