RYA Powerboat Instructor Course
Are you passionate about powerboating and do you want to share your love of powerboating with others? Then this course is for you! Aimed at those that wish to make a career in the marine training industry and work at RYA training centres, it is designed to prepare and assess potential instructors.
BECOME AN INSTRUCTOR
This course will concentrate on how
to deliver the courses so that your students get the best out of them and leave your course confident and skilled in powerboat handling.
It includes practical training sessions in the classroom and afloat using fellow candidates and practise students.
Student to instructor max ratio
6 : 1
Minimum age = 16
What To Bring
(Even if it's not sunny) We go fast so the wind might make you tear up a little.
+ gloves and a hat on colder days. It gets chilly on the river sometimes.
A good attitude to learn and demonstrate your knowledge!
A packed lunch or money to eat out
We have a fridge-freezer, kettle, microwave, small cooker, cutlery, plates, coffee/tea/sugar/milk for you to use.
Use of RIB incl. fuel
Use of lifejackets
Use of our teaching aids
Use of Kitchen
Experienced, enthusiastic and approachable instructors
License upon successful course completion
Able to teach the Powerboat level 1 and 2 courses. Also the Safety Boat Course at at an RYA recognised training centre if you hold the instructors certificate. If you hold the PW certificate of competence you can complete a 1 day conversion course to become a PW instructor. If you work on super yachts you can then complete the PW instructors course for use on your super yacht.
This course is ideal for employment at RYA training centres or working on