RYA Personal Watercraft Courses

Personal Watercraft Proficiency Course

Also known as Jet Skis, Personal Watercraft are fast and exciting but should be handled with care.  Become a competent, safe and responsible rider on this one day course.

This course is designed for first timers and experienced riders alike and is increasingly required for launching in UK harbours as well as abroad.  Whether you just want to have a go on holiday or buy your own machine, this will teach you how to get the best from it.  The course may be taken either on a centre's craft or your own.

Duration:  1 day

Experience Required:  None

Minimum Age:  12 (Certificates for children aged between 12 and 16 will be endorsed to show that they must use PWs only under the supervision of a responsible adult)

Course Content:  Launching, handling and recovery skills, passage planning and decision making, high and low speed riding skills, essential safety information, collision avoidance and orientation at sea.


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