Powerboat instructors 

This section is for all instructors teaching, or wanting to teach, the RYA Powerboat Scheme.

This scheme can be taught in a variety of small open powerboats such as RIBs, dories and sportsboats and is aimed at a variety of users from casual leisure boaters to professional small boat skippers.

As an instructor you will therefore need to have experience in a variety of boats and situations.

As well as the basic instructor course, you can also develop your skills through teaching the Safety Boat course, taking the Advanced Instructor course or, ulitimately, by becoming a Powerboat Trainer.

Details of all our instructor qualifications are shown in the links below.

Health Declaration

You will be asked to sign a health declaration stating that you are not suffering from any physical or mental impaiment which has an adverse effect on your abililty to properly discharge your duty of care as an instructor.

If you are unable to sign the standard declaration, you will be required to complete this medical questionnaire.

NOTE: Membership of the RYA (or the National Governing Body for your boating activity in your country of residence) is required in order for you to qualify or revalidate as an RYA instructor.

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Article Published: May 19, 2009 13:31

Article Updated: September 07, 2016 10:42


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