River Canal Rescue has announced dates for its 2014 boat and engine maintenance courses. Run once a month from January to October at Alvechurch Marina near Birmingham, topics covered include; diesel engines, transmissions, boat plumbing, boat electrics, lay-up and refit procedures.
The courses combine theory with practical demonstrations and participation and are ideal for owners keen to learn more about basic boat engine maintenance and electric systems. A two-day, weekend course costs £100 and is run by Keith Duffy (ex RCR engineer) and Howard Williams (electrical specialist).
2014 dates; 18-19 January, 15-16 February, 22-23 March, 12-13 April, 17-18 May, 12-13 July, 16-17 August, 13-14 September and 25-26 October.
Additional courses can be run to meet demand either at Alvechurch Marina or a boat clubhouse.
To find out more visit http://www.rivercanalrescue.co.uk/courses/boat-engine-maintenance/ email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01785 785680.