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Coastguard receives more callouts for mechanical issues than anything else.

It can happen to even the most experienced boatie!

Who's it for?

If you want to gain knowledge on the operation and care of small to medium sized outboard engines, then Outboard Engine Maintenance is an essential course covering outboard care and trouble-shooting.

What will I learn?

The course covers the following modules:

  • Basic principles & outboard components
  • General systems overview: fuel and cooling systems, electrical and propellers
  • Troubleshooting: spares and tools, and fault-finding.

When and where?

The course takes 6 hours, and you can study at home or in the classroom during the day, evening or weekend. 

How much does it cost?

Check out the Coastguard Boating Education website for current pricing.

Coastguard members get 15% off the Outboard Engine Maintenance course and a range of other Boating Education courses! Just sign up for your Coastguard membership online then use your membership number as your discount code to book.

Outboard Engine Maintenance course

Enrol to study at home or in the classroom.

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