SUPERYACHT RYA jetski (PWC) Proficiency Licence Course

Onboard training for your crew or guests at your location anywhere in Europe


Minimum age: 18

Prior knowledge: None


1 day (approx 0900 - 1700)

RYA Jetski (PWC) Course Syllabus / Content:

  • Launching & recovery
  • Low & higher speed handling
  • Man overboard recovery
  • Coming alongside
  • Towing
  • Emergency situations
  • Basic navigation & passage planning
  • Road rules (IRPCS) & Byelaws
  • Weather & Tides
  • Aftercare & maintenance

Course dates & booking

What's included in the course fees?

  • RYA PWC Proficiency course for up to 6* students
  • An RYA instructor for the duration of the course
  • RYA PWC handbook for each candidate
  • RYA certificate (upon successful completion) for each candidate

*RYA ratios will be maintained (Max 2 students per PWC)

What's not included in the fees?

  • Instructor travel expenses & subsistence
  • Overnight accommodation if required

Joining instructions

What you will need on the day

  • Passport photo with your name printed on the reverse
  • Swimmers & towel
  • Footwear (wetsuit boots or similar)
  • Wetsuit
  • Impact buoyancy aid (50N with CE or EN393 marking)

Requirements for onboard training

Country & area requirements: 

Permission to use PWC (jetski)

 Adequate insurance

Kit requirements:

PWC/s (jetski/s)

Tender /rescue boat with relevant safety equipment

                4 x high visibility marker buoys

               1 x 6m floating tow rope

               Chart of local area & plotting equipment

               Impact buoyancy aid for each student (50 Newtons)

               Wetsuit/appropriate clothing for each student

Teaching ratios:

Maximum 6 students (sit-down PWC)

1 sit-down PWC (jetski) for every 2 students 

               OR Maximum 3 students (stand up PWC)

               1 stand-up per student

Contact us:


Tel: +44 (0) 1202 406066

Our Location:

Powerboat & Jetski Courses: Port of Poole Marina

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