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RYA Intermediate Powerboat

Course Phone: 0117 929 1153

Details Price Qty
June 25th & 26thshow details + £310.00 (GBP)  
August 17th - 18th 2020show details + £310.00 (GBP)  
August 29th - 30th 2020show details + £310.00 (GBP)  

  • June 25th - 26th
    June 25, 2020 - June 26, 2020
    9:30 am - 5:30 pm
  • Intermediate Powerboat Training: August 17th - 18th
    August 17, 2020 - August 18, 2020
    9:30 am - 7:30 pm
  • Intermediate Powerboat Training: August 29th - 30th 2020
    August 29, 2020 - August 30, 2020
    9:30 am - 7:00 pm

The RYA Intermediate Powerboat Course is a 2 day course focusing on daytime navigation skills, passage planning, use of plotting instruments, GPS and electronic navigation. This course covers the practical use of pilotage and passage planning by day on coastal waters using both traditional and electronic navigational techniques.

During the two days the RYA Intermediate Powerboat Course also covers more advanced boat handling. It is recommended for anyone considering moving on to the advanced course. Within the challenging environment of the Bristol Channel and surrounding areas, navigation skills are key and our instructors will assist in your own development.


At current, due to COVID-19, there are some changes to the normal running of this course. This includes student screening, the supply and use of PPE, social distancing, and enhanced hygiene protocols. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us for further information.


Assumed Knowledge:

RYA Powerboat Level 2 driving skills with coastal endorsement.

Course content:

Passage planning for a day trip, advanced boat handling skills, safety equipment, pilotage and navigation.

Ability after the course:

Able to create a passage plan and navigate on coastal waters in day light.

Minimum Age restriction:

Age 16+

Course Duration:

2 Days

Max. Instructor / Student Ratio:



Bristol Maritime Academy, Underfall Yard, Bristol, Bristol, City of, BS1 6XG, United Kingdom