RYA Powerboat Level 1

RYA Powerboat Level 1

“An introduction to everyday boat handling and safety equipment”

This one day introduction to powerboating is the perfect start for anyone looking at getting into boating. Once completed you will be able to drive whilst under supervision. With a minimum age of 8 it’s a great way to get youngsters started.


Previous experience needed:          None

Course duration:                               1 day

Course ratio:                                     1:3

Minimum age:                                    8. Candidates under 16 will be issued with an

          endorsed certificate

Course content: 

  • Boat launching and recovery
  • Boat and crew preparation
  • Boat handling
  • Picking up and securing to a mooring buoy
  • Leaving and coming alongside
  • Being towed


Price: £150

Prices on own boat £300 (Up to 3 people)

1 : 1 £420


The RYA Powerboat Level I course can either be taken as a stand-alone course or integrated into the two-day Powerboat Level 2.


 How to book + more information

All the current course dates can be seen on our calendar, alternatively if you want to book other dates then this can be arranged subject to boat and staff availability. To make a booking or to get more information on any of our courses, then please don’t hesitate to get in touch via phone and email, or simply pop in and have a chat.


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