RYA Inland Waterways Handbook accompanies the RYA Inland Waterways Helmsman’s Course. Chapters include types of boat; rope handling; rules of the road; steerable power; turning; reversing, and propeller and wind effect.
Written and updated by Andrew Newman, Principal of an RYA Training Centre that runs courses applicable to the inland waterways and the types of boats used thereon.
Please note: This book is also included in the RYA Inland Waterways Helmsman’s Course Pack.
'It quite happily stands alone as a very good text book and well worth its price' – Royal Naval Sailing Association, Winter 2010 Journal.
'Covers the subject comprehensively' – Canal Boat Magazine, June 2010.