A few vacancies available on RCR courses

THERE are still a few vacancies available on River Canal Rescue boat and engine maintenance and electrics courses.

Should any of you boaters be interested in learning about such maintenance, there is help from the 'masters' with the courses covering diesel engines, transmissions, boat plumbing, boat electrics, lay-up and refit procedures.

The dates

The dates are 24-25 March, 7-8 and 21-22 April, 9-10 June, 8-9 September, 6-7 October, 3-4 November and 1-2 December. Electrics course dates are: 17-18 March, 12-13 May, 22-23 September and 17-18 November.

Held at RCR’s Baswich head office (by bridge 101 on the Staffordshire & Worcester Canal), the courses are ideal for owners keen to learn more about basic boat engine maintenance and electrics as they combine the theory with practical demonstrations and participation.

Week-end courses

A two day weekend boat & engine maintenance course costs £120 and is run by RCR engineers Jay Forman, Kerry Horton and Dave Bull on a rotational basis. The boat electrics course is £150 and run by electrical specialist Howard Williams.

To find out more visit http://www.rivercanalrescue.co.uk/rcr-courses/ email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 01785 785680.