PWC Courses

RYA Personal Watercraft (Jetski) – PWC Training Courses UK

RYA PWC (Jetski)
This course is designed to ensure that you get the maximum fun from your Wetbike/ Jetski by teaching you how to drive safely and responsibly with maximum excitement! This internationally recognised certificate can help lower insurance and is now required by many port authorities before access to the water is permitted.

Age Restrictions – The minimum age is 12 years. Under 16s will be issued with an endorsed certificate
Course Length – 1 day
Certification – RYA Personal Watercraft Certificate of Competence
Previous Experience – None required
Ability after the course – Proficient in good conditions.

Course content/syllabus – Practical
Control at slow speed
Falling off and reboarding
Capsize and righting
Control at speed
Following a planned route
Identifying buoys and marks
Recognising potential collision situations and taking correct avoiding action
Slalom exercise
Towing a PWC

Personal equipment
Launching and landing
Safety equipment
Collision avoidance
Orientation at sea including subjects such as charts, buoys, tides and compass use
Weather forecasts
Emergency equipment
Courtesy to other water users

RYA PWC (Jetski) Instructor Conversion Course
Duration – 1 day
Pre-Requisites – RYA PWC certificate of competence, RYA powerboat instructor, RYA powerboat level 2, RYA VHF, RYA First aid more info

RYA PWC (Jetski) Instructor Course
Duration – 3 days
Pre-Requisites – RYA PWC Certificate of Competence, RYA First aid more info