Twin Engine Training:
Private (4 hours) $720
Local Boating Environment
Introduction to Boat (Pre-Departure Checklist) —
- Loading people and gear safely
- Locate all required USCG equipment
- Twin throttle operation (practice while boat tied to dock)
- Steering mechanics
- Battery/electrical systems
- Trim tabs
- Dock lines/fenders
- Fueling and lubricating procedures
- Starting with and without choke
- Power trim and tilt
Underway Time on the Open Water –
- Advancing twin-screw throttles
- Leaving a Dock
- Minimum Control Speed
- Turning maneuvers
- Controlling your turn
- Prop walk
- Sideways maneuvering
- Back away departure
- Docking/Backing into a slip
- Spring lines
- Pivot Turn
- Holding Position
A little about Ft Lauderdale
Best Boat Club and Training / Rentals
Best Boat Club and Rentals started serving up fun-in-the-sun in 1996 out of the Bahia Mar Yachting Center located in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Renting powerboats to members and non-members alike, Best Boat has grown over the past 20 years into one of the largest and longest running boat clubs in the Broward county area.
In 2011, Best Boat became the only authorized US POWERBOATING training center in the Ft. Lauderdale area offering hands-on, on the water powerboat training to the general public and, in its first year, jumped to being the largest training center in the country. Adhering to the tough standards set forth by US POWERBOATING, and aspiring to offer the same quality service to the sailing community.
• Locally owned and operated!
• Real renter centers located at the SAME marinas since 1996
• We are NOT a booking site!
• Approved to do business in the State of Florida
• Commercially Insured for Rental and Charter Business
Today, Best Boat Club and Training is a diverse recreational rental and training center proudly operating out of some of the most prestigious marinas in Broward County as well as the west coast of Florida. We are a real business with real rental and training locations.
When you call us ,you will be speaking to the same people that you will be renting the boat from. Best Boat Club and Rentals prides itself in providing the Best Boats, the Best Service, at the Best Price and invites everyone to discover why Best Boat Club is “Boating At Its Best!™”
Call today for rental, club membership or training information!