Solent Boat Training - RYA Courses In Southampton

RYA Solent Boat Training Centre In Southampton

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RYA Powerboat, Sailing, Motorboat, Jetski, VHF Radio & Theory Courses

Solent Boat Training in Southampton is an RYA recognised training centre and part of the Coastal Pursuits group with the largest dedicated power and sail fleet in the UK. With 21 assorted yachts, cruisers, ribs and jet skis we have the complete flexibility to run courses for private individuals, companies and organisations. Our fully air conditioned classrooms and free accommodation included with most courses means your training will be to the highest standard. Just check our client reviews.

We simply offer the best  boats, the best  classrooms, the best  instructors and the best location in the UK.

Our training fleet includes 3 motorboats & 5 sailing yachts, 10 ribs and 3 jet skis.

RYA Powerboat Courses Inc Level 2 ICC

We run our Level 1 & Level 2 powerboat courses on any of our 4 Ribcraft boats. Intermediate & Advanced courses are run on either our 6.5m Redbay Stormforce or our 8.4m Redbay Stormforce ribs.  All these boats are MCA commercially coded vessels for day and night use up to 20 miles from land, far more than we actually require for these RYA powerboat courses. We also run a complete range of commercial endorsement training courses and RYA Instructor Training courses

RYA Powerboat Courses

RYA PWC & Jet Ski Courses

Our 3 new SeaDoo jet ski bikes are permanently afloat on versadock within the marina meaning we can offer the RYA jet ski water craft pwc proficiency course at a fantastic price of just £149 per person which includes use of a school jet ski, wet suits, impact vests and a RYA course completion certificate.

RYA PWC Jet Ski Courses

RYA Motor Cruising Courses

We have a fantastic pair of motorboats. Most courses are taught on our trusty Sealine Sc29, but also our flagship Fairline Squadron 48 can be used. Both are available for RYA motor cruising training courses from our fleets base in Southampton's Saxon Wharf marina with accommodation on board included for free on all RYA motor cruising courses.

RYA Motorboat Courses

RYA Sail Cruising Courses Inc Day Skipper

With our own Bavaria 37 cruising sailing yachts moored in Saxon Wharf marina we can offer the full range of RYA sail cruising courses from "Start Yachting", "Competent Crew" the popular "Day Skipper" practical through to the Yachtmaster preparation course.

Their 3 double cabins and large saloon area make sailing the Solent, visiting new harbours and learning new skills a very pleasant experience indeed.

We specialise in low ratio student to instructor courses as we feel this offers a more complete experience for very little extra expense. We also run Sailing courses from our Lymington Boat Training base.

RYA Yacht Sailing Courses

RYA Shorebased & Theory Courses

Our classroom overlooks Saxon Wharf marina and is only 300 yards from the waters edge. Unit 11 is a warm and safe environment for all shorebased courses including RYA VHF radio, First Aid, Day Skipper Theory, Coastal Skipper & Yachtmaser Theory courses.

RYA Classroom Courses

The  RYA Powerboat level 2 start powerboating course costing from only £199 is very popular for new and improving skippers and also an easy way to gain your international boat license the ICC. We also offer the popular  RYA day skipper course for power and sail, also the theory course.

RYA Training Centre News

START MOTOR CRUISING Have you ever thought of what it would be like to drive a Motor Cruiser or are you looking to start on the Motor Cruising Training Ladder?  Then why not try one of our 2 x Day RYA Helmsman Courses.  This course is designed for those who have no previous experience of larger motor boats or are looking to move up from a smaller Powerboat.  Once you have gained the knowledge and confidence in operating this type of vessel, you are well on the way to gaining the next level.  Comp Read More
Support for Kayakers Kayakers Barry Ashdown and David Chalstrey to raise thousands for charities.  We have been supporting Barry & David as they prepare to cross the Channel in support of their chosen charities, Dorset Youth Association (DYA) and Leukaemia and LymphomaResearch.  Along with Solent Charters, Solent Boat Training have assited in the planning of their gruelling trip later this year. Read More
Channel Crossing Solent Boat Training and Solent Charters are set to support a group of Kayaking enthusiasts who have set themselves the challenge of paddling from France to the UK mainland, in support of a number of worthy charities.  The Dorset Youth Association and Leukaemia and Lymphoma are both very worthy charities and the group hope to raise as much as possible for their chosen charities. Read More
RYA Powerboat Level 2 Portsmouth RYA Powerboat courses are now available in Portsmouth via our RYA advanced powerboat instructors and our newest Redbay and XS ribs powerboats. More details of these courses is available on the Coastal Pursuits website or give us a call. Read More
Royal Garden Party As the Dorset Youth Association (DYA) reached its 70th Anniversary, HRH Prince Edward visited the Garden Party in celebration of this worthy Charity.  Solent Charters and Training were invited to attend and give a brief overview of the support they would be providing to David Chalstrey, one of the trusties and keen kayakers, who will be crossing the English Channel later this year to raise money for the DYA. Read More
RYA Powerboat Level 3 Intermediate Course RYA Powerboat Level 3 course is actually called the Intermediate course. It follows on directly from the level 2 course and is also runs over 2 days. It is suitable for any student with a level 2 tidal qualification. Read More

   

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