Powerboat Instructor Training


All our courses are delivered by our partner company Edinburgh Marine Academy.

Please have a look at the course details below for more information and available dates. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us on 0131 319 1820 or email bookings@portedgarwatersports.com.

To make a booking directly with Edinburgh Marine Academy CLICK HERE  Please note that this will take you to the Edinburgh Marine Academy website.

[toggle title=”RYA Powerboat Instructor Pre-Entry Assessment” color=”Accent-Color” id=”b6″]This is a half-day assessment

Pre-requisites: be able to demonstrate a high level of all skills required at RYA Powerboat Level 2

A pre-requisite before commencing the Powerboat Instructor course, this assessment is taken by one of our powerboat trainers, and will test all of your personal powerboating skills. For more information please see the G19 Coaching Handbook, available on request.

2020 Dates:  18 April, 15 August
Cost: £85

[toggle title=”RYA Powerboat Instructor” color=”Accent-Color” id=”b7″]This is a 3-day course

Pre-requisites: Minimum of five seasons powerboating experience (this can be reduced to one season if powerboating is part of your full time job); Pre-entry assessment completed by an RYA Powerboat Trainer; valid First Aid certificate; RYA membership. You are also required to sign a Health Declaration and the RYA Instructor Code of Conduct.

This course trains you in the various techniques and teaching methods required to instruct the RYA Level 1 and 2 syllabus. The first two days will follow intensive training followed by a moderation on the third day. All students will run a number of practice sessions to develop their personal skills and are given help in identifying areas to progress in.

2020 Dates: 2-4 May, 29-31 August

Cost: £399


[toggle title=”RYA Powerboat Advanced Instructor Endorsement” color=”Accent-Color” id=”b8″]This is a 2-day course

Pre-requisites: valid RYA Powerboat Instructor certificate

For experienced instructors with excellent personal boat handling and navigational skills, this course trains you in the various techniques and teaching methods required to instruct the Intermediate and Advanced courses.

2020 Dates: to register interest in this course please contact bookings@portedgarwatersports.com
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