This course covers the practical use of pilotage and passage planning by day on coastal waters using both traditional and electronic navigational techniques.

This course builds on the foundation knowledge of the Level 2 Powerboat Handling course and is suited to those who aim to drive larger more powerful powerboats. During the two days you will cover, cruising at planning speed and more advanced boat handling. It is recommended for anyone considering moving on to the Advanced course.


duration2 Days, 9.00am – 5.00pm
Minimum age16 years
Pre-requisitesCandidates should be competent to the standard of National Powerboat Certificate Level 2 with coastal endorsement. It is strongly recommended that candidates also hold a first aid certificate and a VHF
operator’s certificate
Course contentsyllabus
Total number of places on Course3

Support Course: RYA Advanced Powerboat

Next Step: RYA Advanced Powerboat