RYA Inland Waterways Handbook accompanies the RYA Inland Waterways Helmsman’s Course and chapters include types of boat; rope handling; rules of the road; steerable power; turning; reversing, and propeller and wind effect.
Revised and updated to keep abreast of any changes in the inland waterways regulations.
Written and updated by Andrew Newman, Principal of a RYA Training Centre which 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
...a good grounding in the subject... Waterways World – July 2010