Motor Cruising Course Progression

Powerboat Course Progression

We Have Been Featured in MAIB’s Safety Digest!

The Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB) examines and investigates all types of marine accidents to or on board UK vessels worldwide, and other vessels in UK territorial waters. This safety digest draws the attention of the marine community to some of the lessons arising from investigations into recent accidents and…

Powerboat Level 2: Coming Alongside Manoeuvre 

In this video, Andy from Ocean Sports demonstrates the ‘Coming Alongside’ manoeuvre. He discusses the considerations that should be kept in mind when planning the manoeuvre, and important cues to help you safely execute the exercise. About Ocean Sports Ocean Sports Tuition offers both assisted and skippered boat charter for the experience…

How Long Does a Powerboat Level 2 Certificate Last?

In this video, Andy at Ocean Sports explains how long an RYA PB2 certificate lasts, the validity period of an ICC, and offers recommendations on what to do if you’ve taken the course but are feeling out of practice. About Ocean Sports Ocean Sports Tuition offers both assisted and skippered boat…

Can I Drive a Jet Ski on my Powerboat ICC?

In this video, Andy from Ocean Sports addresses one of our most frequently asked questions regarding jet skis – ‘Can I drive a PWC with my Powerboat Level 2 ICC accreditation?’. To safely operate a PWC, you will need to complete our 1-day RYA PWC Proficiency course. About Ocean Sports…

Man Overboard Training

Andy and the team demonstrate man overboard procedures, taught as part of our RYA Powerboat Level 2 training course, and other boating courses. This video was filmed and performed by trained boating professionals. Please do not attempt this without the supervision of a professional.

Powerboat Level 2: How to Create a Pilotage Plan

PB2 – Pilotage and Passage Planning In this video, Andy at Ocean Sports demonstrates how pilotage and passage planning is taught in the RYA Powerboat Level 2 course. This is shown through a passage up the river Solent, passing important lateral markers and using resources like Notices to Mariners, which…

Ocean Sports Tuition Wins 2023 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Award for the Fourth Year in a Row!

We are excited to share that TripAdvisor has recognised Ocean Sports Tuition as a 2023 Travelers’ Choice award winner for Things To Do for the fourth consecutive year! This award highlights businesses that have received outstanding reviews from travellers on Tripadvisor in the past year. Being in the top 10%…

Supporting the 50th Rolex Fastnet Race

Ocean Sports was thrilled to be involved in the 50th Rolex Fastnet Race, providing support on the water for the IMCO L’Occitane en Provence, and guest charter for VIPs involved with SVR Lazartigue. Race day started at 7:30am on Saturday 22nd July, where our team loaded up the RIB with life jackets and…