RYA Intermediate Powerboat Course

Book your RYA Intermediate Powerboat course today

If you have completed your RYA Powerboat level 2 and now want to develop your skills and qualifications and deepen your boating knowledge to venture to unfamiliar waters, Ocean Sports Tuition would love to help you realise your power boating cruising ambitions with this great day cruising course, the RYA Intermediate Powerboat Course.

Is the RYA Intermediate Powerboat course right for me?

The RYA Intermediate Powerboat Course is for those boaters who want to embark upon longer coastal passages by day to broaden and expand upon their RYA Powerboat Level 2 knowledge.

Do I need previous experience?

YES – RYA Powerboat Level 2 (or equivalent experience)
The following courses will also help – VHF, First Aid and Day Skipper theory.
Students must be 16 years of age.

What will I learn?

The RYA Intermediate Powerboat course will give you the opportunity to plan a cruise by day time. You will have the opportunity to participate in two cruises – one by traditional methods of navigation and the other by GPS. This course will develop your existing ability around safety and boat handling.
Subjects covered will include: chart work, tides, compass rose, weather, position fixing, navigation by GPS, methods of navigation at high speed, pile moorings, manoeuvring in locks and a range of man overboard methods.
Click here to read the Intermediate Powerboat course syllabus.

Course includes:

  • Mooring fees
  • Use of waterproofs
  • Expert tuition from your RYA MCA Advanced Powerboat Instructor
  • Fuel
  • Free parking
  • Free tea and coffee
  • Top of the range MCA inspected 6.8 metre Ribcraft RIB


This course is £325.00 per person. Courses take place in small groups, maximum group size of 3. Alternatively, we can run this course on a one to one basis at a cost of £810 plus VAT.

Course Location

Unit 6 Saxon Wharf Marina
SO14 5QF


To book, please view our course dates below and book online, email us or phone us on 02381 242159.

If you have any questions, or want to know if the course is right for you, or just want to talk in more detail about the course, please do not hesitate to call us.