RYA Cruising and Yachtmaster Instructors must hold a commercial endorsement prior to attending an instructor training course. They must continue to hold a valid commercial endorsement for their Instructor award to remain valid.
Powerboat Advanced Instructors must hold a current commercial endorsement when teaching the Powerboat Advanced or Tender Operator courses.
For more information about gaining a commercial endorsement see 'Related pages'.
For information on insurance for freelance commercial skippers, see 'Related documents'.