RYA Powerboat Instructor Course Poole harbour

RYA Powerboat Instructor Course Poole

The RYA Powerboat instructor course is a training course that will prepare you to teach the RYA Powerboat level 1 and 2 courses (& RYA Safety boat if you already hold the certificate). 

Minimum age: 16

Duration: 3 days

Pre-requisites: RYA Powerboat level 2 certificate (coastal),

RYA Powerboat skills assessment (passed),

First Aid certificate (valid and recognised by RYA - see here for further details),

RYA membership

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Fees include:

Use of a training boat (either RIB or Boston Whaler)

RYA Instructor Trainer for 3 days

RYA Instructor Moderator for 1 day

Why us vs. all the other schools running the RYA Powerboat Instructor course? 

Our RYA Instructor Trainers have 10+ years of experience running instructor training, we operate a unique training boat that will give you the confidence and ability to go on to teaching on a wide variety of boats (size, type & engine configuration), where possible we endeavour to keep our instructor course groups to maximum 3 to ensure maximum input and time for you to practice your teaching (RYA state max 6 students on an instructor course)

RYA Powerboat Instructor Course Dates 2018:

  • 16th - 18th January (Skills Assessment 15th Jan)
  • 17th - 19th February (Skills Assessment 16th Feb) - FULLY BOOKED
  • 13th - 15th March (Skills Assessment 12th March) - FULLY BOOKED
  • 17th - 19th April (Skills Assessment 16th April)- FULLY BOOKED
  • 15th - 17th May (Skills Assessment 14th May)
  • 12th - 14th June (Skills Assessment 11th June)
  • 17th - 19th July (Skills Assessment 16th July)
  • 14th - 16th August (Skills Assessment 13th August)
  • 4th - 6th September (Skills Assessment 3rd September)
  • 9th - 11th October (Skills Assessment 8th October)
  • 17th - 19th November (Skills Assessment 16th November)
  • 11th - 13th December (Skills Assessment 10th December)

If you are unsure or have queries about the RYA Powerboat instructor course, please submit your interest below:

RYA Powerboat Instructor Course Booking (per person)

Reserve your place now by selecting a date below and paying a booking deposit per person.

Please be aware: The RYA rules state a minimum 2 students are required for a powerboat instructor course to run, if we are unable to meet this requirement you will be offered alternative dates or a full refund.


  • Available

Course fees:

Tuition type Duration  Fee p.p. inc.VAT
 RYA Powerboat instructor skills assessment only 0.5 day £120-00 
RYA Powerboat instructor skills assessment & 0.5 day training 1 day £160-00
** 0.5 day Skills assessment + Instructor course Combined Booking Discount 3.5 days £480-00
** 0.5 day Training & Skills Assessment + Instructor Course Combined Booking Discount 4 days £500-00
RYA Powerboat instructor course - 1 person  3 days £380-00
RYA Powerboat instructor course - 3 people multi booking discount 3 days £360-00

!** Scheduled dates only - you can book onto any of our scheduled dates and do NOT have to do these 'back-to-back' 

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