Power Boating

 

Courses and Taster Sessions

Powerboating Courses

Powerboats are fast, fun and contrary to popular belief, very easy to access. Whether you’re looking to cover safety at events, go travelling around the coastlines of Britain or just want to get involved in a new and exciting hobby, Holme Pierrepont Country Park, home of the National Water Sports Centre, has the right course for you.

To find out more about the courses, or to book a place, please contact us on 0115 982 1212.

RYA Safety Boat

This two-day course provides the skills required when acting as an escort craft, safety boat or coach boat for a fleet of dinghies, windsurfers or canoes, or for racing or training activities.

It includes rescue techniques and elements of race management and mark laying.

 

RYA Level 2 Powerboat

Learn close quarters handling, high-speed manoeuvres, man over board recovery and collision regulations on this two-day course. On successful completion of the course, you will become a fully qualified powerboat handler with the RYA Powerboat Level 2 Qualification.

Please note this is an inland qualification only.

Key Information

  • Sailing is suitable for anyone aged 16 and over
  • Accredited courses available
  • All participants MUST be able to swim confidently in open water
  • All participants under the age of 18 years must bring with them a completed parental consent form
  • Height, weight and size restrictions apply, please see terms and conditions
  • For our cancellation or booking amendment policy please see our terms and conditions

Courses Available

  • RYA Safety Boat
  • RYA Level 2 Powerboat

 

 

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