Powerboat Training

Which course is right for me?

If you’re unsure which course is right for you, take a look at the table below to match your experience to the level of course that would suit you best.

Course Suggested Pre-Course Knowledge What you should learn on the course What you’ll be able to do after the Course How long is the course? How many will be on the course Priced From
PB1 None Basic theory, boat handling & boat safety Basic manoeuvres & boat handling 1 day Max of 3 £185
PB2 None Boat handling, slow & some high-speed manoeuvres, (e.g. man overboard), navigation Self-sufficient boat handling in right conditions in familiar waters 2 days Max of 3 £265
Advanced Boat handling skills to Intermediate standard, knowledge of nav & chartwork to Coastal Skipper & Yachtmaster Offshore Skippering techniques & responsibilities for coastal & offshore passages (incl. meteorology, use of engines, emergency situations, night cruising) The ability to navigate & control a powerboat on coastal passages by day & night 2 Days Max of 3 £395
ICC Boat handling skills to PB2 standard Certificate required in most European & worldwide countries to rent or own a boat Obtain an International Certificate of Competence 1 Day Max of 3 £345