RYA Advanced Powerboat Course, poole

The 2 day & 1 night RYA Advanced Powerboat Course provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a powerboat in most conditions in day time and at night.


Minimum age: 17

Prior knowledge: A high level of practical boat handling skills (intermediate course level); theory knowledge to RYA Yachtmaster Theory level


* PLEASE NOTE: This course is only offered between 1st Oct - 31st March due to late sunset hours at other times of year. 

RYA Advanced Powerboat Course Information
RYA Advanced Powerboat Course Poole.pdf
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Course content:

  • Preparation for sea
  • Boat handling (incl. rough water)
  • Passage making, Pilotage
  • Meterology
  • Rules of the road (IRPCS)
  • Use of engines
  • Emergency situations
  • Undertaking searches
  • Night cruising

Course fees & dates enquiry:

RYA Powerboat Advanced Course Fees  Fee inc.VAT 

1 person joining group course 


2 people joining group course*


3 people  (group booking discount)*


group person booking discount applies when all students are booked under a lead booker and paid for at the same time

What's included in the course fee?

  • An RYA Advanced instructor for the duration of your course
  • Use of a powerboat inc. fuel + insurance
  • Use of a lifejacket
  • Use of light wet weather gear if required  
  • RYA Certificate (assuming successful completion)

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Contact us:


Tel: +44 (0) 1202 024111

We DO want to talk to you, but if possible, pls email / send a WhatApp message for the quickest response as we are generally busy teaching... 

Our Locations:

Powerboat & Jetski Courses: Port of Poole Marina
Shorebased Courses: Romany Works, Poole

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RYA Training Centre

Marine Education

'The Superyacht Jetski Specialists'

Superyacht PWC

Superyacht Marine Store

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