RIB Powerboat Lessons in Southampton
We have been delivering powerboat training to both the leisure and commercial market for 25 years. You could say we’re pretty good at it! We love every minute out on the water. There’s few experiences which compare to the thrill of hurtling about at high speed. Whether you’re new to powerboats or an experienced seaman, we will have a development programme that will push your abilities. So climb aboard you salty sea dog and let’s show you what these boats can really do! • DISCOVER POWERBOATING (POWERBOAT TASTER) Price: £29Course Length: 0.5 days Pre-requisites: Age 8yrs + Do something different with the weekend and discover powerboating! Your powerboat taster session will teach you the basics of powerboat safety. Your instructor will get you on the helm of one of our training RIB’s and let you get to grips with some basic manoeuvres before they take you for a high-speed blast! • MCA ADVANCED POWERBOAT CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCE Price: £175 Pre-requisites: Advanced Powerboat For those looking to obtain the MCA Advanced Powerboat Certificate of Competence and operate craft commercially, SWAC can organise the exam. We will provide the craft and shore side facilities and book an examiner, the exam fee of £181 should be paid to the RYA through your examiner. • DIRECT ASSESSMENT / TIDAL ENDORSEMENT (LEVEL 2) Price: £229 Pre-requisites: Level 1 We can provide a direct assessment for the National Powerboat Certificate / ICC (UK nationals only). Please contact the centre to discuss your experience and assessment criteria. • NIGHT NAVIGATION EXPERIENCE Price: £75Course Length: 1 days Pre-requisites: Advanced Powerboat Aimed at those who need a little extra time to round off their advanced skills, or just want to get out and practice night navigation before exams and updates. Times vary around daylight hours. • INTERMEDIATE POWERBOAT Price: £299Course Length: 2 days Pre-requisites: Age 16yrs + / Level 2 The Intermediate Powerboat course builds on the skills acquired at level 2, working towards more competent daytime navigation. The course is perfect for those who own their own boat wanting to travel further afield and is a excellent building blow for those working towards the Advanced Powerboat course.
- Captain is included.
- A captain is provided by the listing owner to host and operate the trip.
- 6 guests
- Powerboats, Pontoons, & RIBs
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Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Wheel steering
- Cuddy Cabin
- Outboard Engine
- Dual Comm-forward seating
- Twin Engine
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 5 days prior.