RYA Courses with salterns sea school

 

Personal Watercraft Proficiency Course

The RYA PWC Proficiency course (Jetski Course) is a one-day practical course with Salterns Sea School aimed at both experienced and first-time riders. You will learn about riding a PWC (Jetski) safely and responsibly, as well as the basics of navigation. Please find the topics that will be covered in the course below.


RYA PWC Course Topics

RYA courses Personal/ Safety equipment

RYA courses Weather/ Tides

RYA courses Launching/ recovery

RYA courses Layout of controls/ how a PWC/ Jetski works

RYA courses Slow and planing speed handling

RYA courses Coming along side

RYA courses Man overboard recovery

RYA courses Towing

RYA courses Collision regulations

RYA courses Emergency situations

RYA courses Basic navigation and passage planning

RYA courses Aftercare and Maintenance

Cost

£299.00 – Including the use of our PWC/Jetski hire 

£249.00 – Not including PWC /Jetski hire

(Please note if you would like to use your PWC/ Jetski, you must hold a permit for Poole Harbour) 

Minimum Age Requirement

The minimum age is 12 years old

 

(12 – 17 year olds must be accompanied by at adult)

Course Details

One Day in total – Courses approximately run from 

08:30 – 16:30

To take part in an RYA PWC Course, you do not need any previous experience

2024 PWC Course Dates


July:
Saturday 6th, Sunday 7th, Monday 8th, Tuesday 9th, Monday 29th and Tuesday 30th

August: Monday 5th, Tuesday 6th, Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th

September: Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th

RYA Powerboat level 2 Course

The Powerboat Level 2 course (PBL2 course) is a two-day practical course aimed at both experienced and beginner boaters. With Salterns Sea School you will learn the skills and background knowledge needed by the competent powerboat driver and is the basis of the International Certificate of Competence. The course aims to teach boat handling and seamanship in powerboats. The course will cover all the topics listed below.


RYA PBL2 Course Topics

RYA courses Personal/ Safety equipment

RYA courses Weather/ Tides

RYA courses Launching and recovery

RYA courses Layout of controls

RYA courses Boat Handling at low and planing speed

RYA courses Picking up a mooring buoy

RYA courses Coming alongside/ leaving a pontoon

RYA courses Turning in a confined space

RYA courses Man overboard

RYA courses Towing

RYA courses Rules of the road (On the water)

RYA courses Navigation and passage planning

RYA courses Aftercare and maintenance

COST

£399 (inc. VAT) Per person (maximum three candidates)

Private boat:

£900 (inc. VAT) – maximum three candidates

£1,150 (inc. VAT)  – 1-2-1 tuition

Minimum Age Requirement

The minimum age is 12 years old

 

(12 – 17 year olds must be accompanied by at adult)

COURSE DETAILS

Two Days in total – Courses approximately run from
08:30 – 16:30

To take part in an RYA Powerboat level 2 Course, you do not need any previous experience

2024 PBL2 Course Dates


July:
Tuesday 2nd, Sunday 14th, Sunday 21st

August: Sunday 4th, Tuesday 13th, Friday 19th and Saturday 24th

September: On request

Terms and Conditions

 

In the event of you wishing to cancel your place on a course the following terms apply: Greater than four weeks’ notice: Course fee repaid less £50 administration charge; Between four and two weeks until your course: Full cost of course due unless places can be ‘resold’ in which case liability is limited to administration charge. (Note: Whether we are able to resell your place may not become clear until the date of the course) Less than two weeks notice: Full cost of course due. In the event that you need to change the date of your course then we will do our utmost to accommodate the change. If you request a change of date we can only accommodate this if we can ‘resell’ your place else the cancellation terms referred to apply. In  the event that you fail to attend your course then you are liable for the full cost of your course irrespective of the reason you cannot attend.