RYA jet ski (PWC) Proficiency Course

Whether this is your first time using a jet ski or you're a seasoned rider looking to brush up your skills, our jetski courses are designed for first time and experienced riders alike and is also the pre-requisite to completing the RYA Jetski (PWC) Instructor Course. Increasingly the RYA certificate is required for launching in UK harbours, but is also needed if you want to use your PW abroad, this certificate is often referred to as a RYA jetski licence or RYA PWC licence. Our RYA Jetski Course Prices start from £210.00 per person. 


Minimum Age: 12

Prior Experience/knowledge: None


1 day (Approx 09:30 - 17:00/17:30)

Supported By

Yamaha Motor UK

RYA Jet Ski (PWC) Course, Poole ©www.marine-education.co.uk

Course Content

  • Launching & recovery
  • Low & high speed handling
  • Man overboard recovery
  • Coming alongside / marina handling
  • Towing & emergency situations
  • Basic navigation & passage planning
  • Road rules (IRPCS) & byelaws
  • Weather & Tides
  • Aftercare & maintenance

Course Fees Duration Price Per Person Total Fee (inc. VAT)
 RYA Jetski (PWC) Course - 1 person on group course 1 day £250.00 £250.00
RYA Jetski (PWC) Course - 2 people on group course 1 day £230.00 £460.00
RYA Jetski (PWC) Course - 3 people on group course 1 day £220.00 £660.00
RYA Jetski (PWC) Course - 4 people on group course 1 day £210.00 £840.00

What's included in the course fee?

  • Use of Yamaha Waverunner Jetski (max 2 people per PWC) inc. Fuel, Wetsuit, Booties, Spray Top, Buoyancy Aid
  • RYA PWC Handbook
  • RYA PWC Certificate (assuming successful completion)

Kit available for your use during the course:

Yamaha Waverunner

Impact Buoyancy Aid

Yamaha Waverunner Impact Buoyancy Aid

Spray Jacket

Spray Jacket



Wetsuit Shoes

Wetsuit Shoes

Planning on using a pwc (jetski) in europe?

International Certificate of Competence (I.C.C.)

If you are planning on hiring a PWC or taking your own PWC to Europe then once you have completed your RYA PWC Proficiency Course you can apply for an RYA I.C.C. which is the certificate required by local authorities in most European Countries. 

What is an ICC? - See here

Acceptance of the ICC? - See here

Who can get an RYA ICC? - See here

Applying for an ICC? - See download below:

ICC Form 2018-3.pdf
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