Powerboat Training

RYA Powerboat Level 2 (National Powerboat Certificate)

This two day course will build the confidence required to drive a powerboat and equip students with the necessary safety skills.  It is also about having fun, enjoying being on the water and satisfying the ‘need for speed’ in a relaxed and safe environment.


“I think this scheme is great as it helps us do new things”
                                                   Steven Wildgoose, S Shields

Participants will be immediately engaged and will end the course feeling motivated with a sense of achievement.

  • They will be self-sufficient powerboaters in the right conditions, having the confidence to drive a powerboat while being aware of their own limitations and those of the craft
  • RYA Powerboat Level 2 is a valuable qualification for those seeking employment in the maritime and offshore industries  

Course outline:  A practical, hands-on course which includes:

  • Launching and recovery
  • Leaving and coming alongside
  • Securing to a mooring
  • Anchoring
  • Introduction to driving at planing speed
  • Man overboard recovery
  • Collision regulations

Price:              £275 per person (including VAT)

For enquiries or to make a booking:
Please contact our office.
Phone: 0191 257 1212           Email:  clients@oytnorth.org.uk

“This is the first time I’ve been on a powerboat like this, it was exciting"
                                                                     Lee Lambert, aged 14, from Jarrow

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