own boat tuition joining information:


If your instructor is meeting you at a location where there is only 'pay parking' you will be liable for the parking charges for your instructors car. 

Meeting Place:



As expected, amendments must be made to our usual operational procedures. Please review the below so you know what to expect and to allow us to maintain best practice during these challenging times. Our aim is to safeguarding your and our staff's health and minimise the risk of infection. This however is only possible with your help.. 

Course timings: 

  • RYA Powerboat Level 1 or Level 2  =  09:30 - 17:00 / 17:30 each day 
  • Bespoke Tuition: TBC


Prior to the course: 

  • Each student to Complete eMedical declaration form - SEE RED TAB BELOW
  • Own Vessel Tuition eDeclaration form to be completed by owner/skipper - See button below

What to bring: 

  • Items listed on the 'Own boat tuition kit requirements' download below
  • Summer: Warm jumper/ jacket, sunglasses, suncream, cap
  • Winter: warm clothing, including a hat, gloves etc
  • Lifejacket (150N) or Buoyancy aid (50N) 
  • Wet weather gear 
  • Packed lunch & drinks 
  • Passport photo with your name printed on the reverse (Powerboat Level 2 ONLY)
  • Face covering
  • Hand sanitiser


DO NOT attend training if you or a member of your household have or develop COVID-19 symptoms

DO NOT attend training if you are vulnerable, at risk or advised to shield

DO NOT take public transport where possible

DO carry out additional hygiene measures

DO maintain social distancing (2 metres+)

DO use face covering when unable to social distance to 2m

DO be conscientious about not touching your face & during a cough or sneeze, do so into your elbow 

DO dispose of PPE responsibly

DO expect theory session to be completed outside 

DO be understanding of your instructors requests in order to maintain safety


Course Overview: 


RYA Powerboat Level 1 

DAY 1: Personal equipment and buoyancy, Introduction to the boat & equipment, familiarisation, holding off, picking up a mooring, man overboard recovery, marina work


RYA Powerboat Level 2

DAY 1 : Personal equipment and buoyancy, Introduction to the boat & equipment, familiarisation, holding off, picking up a mooring, man overboard recovery, turning in a confined space, marina work

DAY 2: Pilotage/passage planning, Anchoring, Rules of the road, Emergency actions, Planing speed 

Please complete:


Medical Declaration Form - complete by clicking the red tab at the bottom right corner.

Own boat tuition kit requirements
OBT powerboat kit list.pdf
Adobe Acrobat Document 58.1 KB

Poole harbour Dues:

You are required to pay Poole Harbour Dues when operating your boat in Poole, you can apply to pay for this at this link 

Contact us:


Tel: +44 (0) 1202 406066

Our Location:

Powerboat & Jetski Courses: Port of Poole Marina

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