RYA PWC Proficiency Course for Jetskis

RYA PWC Proficiency Course for Jetskis in Southampton: Course Summary

  • Course Duration: 1 day
  • Course Location: Saxon Wharf Marina, Southampton, SO14 5QF
  • Course Cost: £269pp
  • Previous Experienced Required: No
  • Minimum Age Requirement: 12 years old
  • What The Course Includes: A comprehensive introduction to jetski handling and safety 
  • What You Will Learn: Launching and recovery, riding and handling at low and high speeds, general manoeuvres, avoiding collisions, capsize recovery, passage planning

If you are interested in learning how to safety handle a jetski or want to consolidate your skills in a safe environment, this course is for you! By the end of the RYA PWC Proficiency Course, you will be self-sufficient in riding your jetski in good conditions, with a basic understanding of slow and high speed manoeuvres, safety measures and capsize recovery. 

Guiding you through your RYA Jetski Proficiency Course are our highly experienced RYA instructors who deliver high impact, high quality teaching either in a small group or on an individual basis. Located in the heart of Southampton, this one-day jetski course is perfect for those located in Hampshire, on the South Coast or even in London, and is designed to give complete beginners the ability to operate a jetski safety. 

This convenient one-day course is perfect for those looking for a fun and practical activity during your visit to Southampton. 


If you are looking to buy your own jetski or hire one on holiday, our RYA PWC Proficiency Course will teach you how to enjoy your craft safelyThis course is perfect for beginners wanting to get to grips with handling a jetski, in addition for more experienced riders who want to consolidate their skills in a safe environment. 

If however you are experienced and wanting to become a PWC instructor, the best course to undertake is our Instructor Course.


This course is suitable for all students over the age of 12 years old with no previous PWC or boating experience. 

The RYA PWC Proficiency Course for jetskis is a 1-day introduction to the safe handling of a jetski. Anyone over the age of 12 can take part, and our qualified instructors are dedicated to ensuring that each student gets the most out of this one-day training course, including the opportunity to work on a 1-2-1 basis with an instructor. 

Students under 16 will have their certificates approved under the following conditions: “To be under supervision of a responsible adult” and will be capable of riding under adult supervision. 


The course content is a great practical introduction to jet skiing handling and safety. By the end of the one-day course you will be able to safely launch and recover a jetski, and feel confident completing high and low speed manoeuvres.  

The RYA PWC Proficiency Course for Jetskis syllabus provides a comprehensive introduction to jetski handling and safety and includes: 

  • Launching and recovery 
  • Essential safety information 
  • Riding and handling at low speed 
  • Riding and handling at high speed 
  • General manoeuvres 
  • Avoiding collisions
  • Decision making
  • Capsize recovery
  • Passage planning


The RYA PWC Proficiency Course cost is £269 per person. This course will be taught in a group, with a maximum group size of 6 students on 3 jetskis. For the duration of the course, you will have the opportunity to work on a 1-2-1 basis with an instructor. 

If you would like the opportunity to be taught the course on your own personal water craft, the price of tuition is £259.

Our prices are all inclusive and include fuel and our expert tuition. 



  • On site Parking available 
  • PWC Hire
  • Life Jackets and Gore-Text Waterproofs
  • PWC Fuel Costs
  • RYA PWC Proficiency Course Certificate
  • Free Refreshments including Tea and Coffee


If you are interested in learning the skills of handing a jetski and would like the opportunity to teach these skills in the future, why not try our RYA PWC Instructor Course bundleWhen you train with Ocean Sports Jetskis, you can book both the PWC Proficiency Course and the three-day instructor course for only £599 per person, saving £49! 

To find out more about this fantastic deal, contact Ocean Sports Tuition today by calling 02381 242159 or by sending us an email! 


We can also deliver this course with an RYA instructor on your own PWC.  For further information, please contact us on 02381 242159 or email info@oceansportstuition.co.uk.

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