Member services

BOATING AND RELATED SERVICES OFFERED BY OPBC MEMBERS

Skipper training, Safety inspections and related services.

  1. Skipper Training for Sport and Recreational as well as Commercial, under 9 meter vessels less than 25 tons – Category R (Inland Waters), Category E (1 N.Mile), Category C (15 N.Mile), Category B Day Skipper (40 N.Mile) and Category B Coastal Skipper (40  N.Mile Day and Night)
  2. Safety inspections for Sport and Recreational Power Driven Vessels under 9 meters less than 25 tons – Category R, E, D, C, B – We can survey for both daylight and night operations.
  3. Safety inspections for Commercial Power Driven Vessels under 9 meters less than 25 tons, excluding passenger vessels – Category R, E, D, C, B – We can survey for both daylight and night operations.
  4. Calculation of buoyancy certificates for vessels under 9 meters less than 25 tons – Both Sport and Recreational and Commercial vessels.
  5. Preparation for SAMSA written, oral and practical examinations for Sport and Recreational Power Driven Vessels over 9 meters up and until 24 meters less than 100 Gross tons.
  6. Preparation for SAMSA written, oral and practical examinations for Commercial Power Driven Vessels over 9 meters less than 25 tons.
  7. In the process of being accredited by SAMSA to conduct Short Range Certificate (SRC) Training for VHF/DSC radios

Please select this link to view more information before attending the skippers course.

Alternatively, call or email James below.

James & Jacqui Denton

Email: dentonj@telkomsa.net

Cell: 083 320 6836