RYA Powerboat, Motor Cruising and Theory Courses at 1st Sea School in Port Solent, Portsmouth, Hampshire, UK

1st Sea School is an authorised RYA Powerboat, Motor Cruising and Theory Training school. 1st Sea School Powerboat, Motor Cruising and Theory School is located in Port Solent near Portsmouth and the Solent, one of the UKs best boating areas and an excellent back drop to training.

1st Sea School can also provide you with boat repairs and maintenance and boat deliveries. We have trained crews and delivered vessels from the Med to Norway.

1st Sea School is a well established training school offering RYA Powerboat, Motor Cruising and Theory Courses

RYA Powerboat Courses:

  • Powerboat level 1 & 2
  • Powerboat Intermediate
  • Powerboat Advanced
  • International Certificate of Competence (ICC) under 10m  & over 10m
  • Your basic European boat licence requirement, Inland waterways endorsement CEVNI

RYA Motor Cruising Courses:

  • Basic Helmsman
  • Day Skipper
  • Yachtmaster Coastal, Yachtmaster Off Shore

RYA Theory Courses:

  • VHF / DSC / GMDSS, both training and assessment
  • Day Skipper
  • Yachtmaster Coastal Theory
  • 1st Aid

STCW Courses:

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We can also tailor the training to suit your needs.

Combined Boat Delivery & Training:

You may wish to have your boat delivered or train on your own boat. Why not combine the two and train on your boat during delivery? We are only too pleased to come to you.

Although we are based at Port Solent we have trained crews in various locations around the Med, Netherlands, Northern France and the Channel Islands, not to mention Ireland and the West Coast.

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