Personal watercraft instructors 

PW instructors are experienced PW drivers who have been trained and assessed to run the RYA's Personal Watercraft Proficiency Course. They can now also run the RYA's new Introduction to PW Safety course, which is for guests on Superyacht charter holidays.

The instructor course is run over three days by an RYA PW Trainer and assessed by an independent Trainer.

Prior to the course, candidates must fulfil the following criteria:

Candidates who are already qualified as an RYA powerboat instructor may attend a one day conversion course, rather than the full three day course.

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 10:40


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