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RYA Powerboat Training

We are also an RYA Centre so you can learn to drive Powerboats and get an internationally recognised qualification with the RYA Powerboat Level 2 courses that we run. 


The courses are run throughout the year off the Norfolk Coast and around the UK.  We operate small groups to ensure personal supervision.


Please contact us with any specific queries and for dates of the next course.


Visit the RYA website for more details.


RYA Powerboat Level 2



Minimum Age

Course Content


Powerboat Level 2 provides the skills and background knowledge required to drive a powerboat and is the basis of the International Certificate of Competence. It includes close quarters handling, high speed manoeuvres, man overboard recovery and collision regulations. The course can be taken inland or on the coast and your certificate will be endorsed accordingly. 



2 Days

12 years.  Candidates under 16 receive an endorsed certificate.

Launching and recovery, boat handling, securing to a buoy, anchoring, leaving and coming alongside, man overboard.


Upon completing your training you will be a self-sufficient powerboater in the right conditions, aware of own limitations and those of craft.​



Please note if you are taking this course and intend to apply for an ICC, a coastal Powerboat Level 2 course will allow you to apply for a coastal ICC for Power up to 10m. The inland Powerboat Level 2 course will allow you to apply for an inland ICC for Power up to 10m, providing you have also successfully passed a CEVNI test. For more information and to check the eligibility criteria please refer to the ICC application form