Gain a huge range of on water powerboating and shorebased skills necessary for owning or hiring a powerboat both in the UK or abroad. More info…

Enjoy a high speed jet ski adventure off the Brighton coastline on our powerful state of the art personal watercraft.More info…

Ownboat Tuition

Own boat tuition is an an excellent way of getting to know your own boat whilst completing an RYA course and gaining RYA qualifications. More info…

RYA Safety Boat Course

This course goes through all types of safety cover with a powerboat. Using RIBs you will experience rescue techniques for windsurfer, kayaks, dinghies, multi hulls and other crafts. More info…

RYA PWC Proficiency

Personal Watercraft (PWC’s) or jet skis, as they are commonly known, are versatile, fun and exhilarating.More info…

Power Boat Rides

Thrilling ride in one of our powerboats! A perfect opportunity to see the coast of Brighton at high speed. More info…

The highlight of the course was all the practical aspects. Dave our instructor has an easy and informative approach and is very knowledgeable

Steven Pancic

Friendly and helpful with excellent knowledge. Highlight of this course was going very fast and learning how to park

James Hewitt

Day Skipper Theory

Dayskipper theory online is for aspiring skippers who wish to gain an entry level qualification enabling them to skipper sailing or motor yachts, including charter vessels, in countries that require certification.More info…

RYA Marine Radio SRC Course

This course is for anyone who owns a fixed or handheld marine VHF radio. A radio is an important piece of safety equipment to have onboard and it is vital to understand the correct procedures. More info…


The RYA online CEVNI test is an easy way to add the inland endorsement onto you ICC (International Certificate of Competence). The ICC is a legal requirement when using the inland water ways across Europe. More info…

RYA Essential Navigation and Safety Course

This course is applicable for anyone interested in sailing, power boating, motor boating or jet skiing. The course is a basic introduction to navigation, seamanship and safety. More info…

Really good course. I arrived very nervous and after 2 days I left much more confident. Highly recommend this course.

Nick Emmerson

Kevin is an excellent tutor and explained everything clearly. I have learnt so much in just 2 days and it has given me the confidence to hire a RIB and take it out myself

Hitesh Patel


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    Please see our full booking terms and conditions (https://www.brightonboating.co.uk/terms-conditions/) and ensure that you understand our cancellation policy. Be aware rebooking fees are charged for cancellations made with less than 4 weeks notice.

    We have an experienced and professional team of instructors that teach: RYA Powerboat Level 1 and 2 and RYA Safety Boat and the International Certificate of Competence

    None. But we would recommend you also complete the VHF Radio course, this gives you the license you need to operate the radio onboard.

    We train on our solid and stable RIBs (Rigid Inflatable Boats). One of our RIBs is 6m with a 90hp engine, the other is 7m with a 200hp engine.

    Maximum 3 persons. Private course are available, please contact us.

    Most weekends March to November. We also can schedule private RYA Powerboat Level 2 on our boats.

    Yes, we offer Own Boat Tuition in all the RYA courses. We will give you a check list of equipment you will need onboard and we can assign one of our qualified instructors to teach on your boat. If you do not have a berth in Brighton Marina our instructor can travel to your boat.

    The courses start from our base in Brighton Marina: Pontoon 6, Brighton Marina, Brighton, East Sussex BN2 5UP, UK.

    We provide specialist equipment. In the winter months it can be cold, thermals, fleeces, woolly hats are all useful to have. During the summer months bring sun hats, sun block and sun glasses. Quick drying clothes can be very practical instead of jeans and good none slip, non marking footwear. Trainers often work well. We provide our Musto waterproofs if required. You will need two passport photos for your RYA certificate.

    Part of the enjoyment of powerboating is being out in the elements, so it is important to be versatile to make the best of the conditions. If we train on a day due to weather conditions we will endeavour to cover theory and other useful skills such as mooring practice.

    At times we might cut short a course in which case you will be offered further days/times at another suitable date.

    Yes, in sunny Spain! We offer the RYA Powerboat Level 2 course from our base in central Barcelona. For more information: www.barcelonawatersports.es