RYA Level 2 PowerBoat Courses – From only £199

£220 (£199 low season October – April)

Rib at SpeedThe MPSC is recognized by the RYA to run a comprehensive range of Powerboat Training Courses on our new XS 6.5 metre RIB powered by 150HP Mercury engine.

We offer courses starting from Level 2, which requires no previous boating experience, right through to Advanced.


Our focus is on fun, safe and inspiring training from Mercury Yacht Harbour on the Hamble.   We only run courses on a ratio on a maximum of one instructor to three students.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAThe RYA Powerboat Level Two Course is one of our most popular courses.

It provides excellent hands on, confidence building course whilst learning in the fun and safe environment of The Solent.

This two day entry course designed for the complete beginner to power boating.  It also equally suits those new to boating as well as those who have been on the water for many years, perhaps in another discipline.

The course provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a powerboat and enables you the option to apply for the International Certificate of Competence from the RYA.

Once qualified, with will enable you to charter the club rib out in the Solent area.

Please note that in order to charter the RIB, there needs to be a SRC VHF certificate holder on  board. Click here for details on the course.

Students attending this course will derive huge benefit from completing the Online RYA Essential Navigation & Seamanship Interactive course.


Course Dates

 8-9 April 2017 (low)

 24-25 April 2017 (low)

 13-14 May 2017

 22-23 May 2017

 5-6 June 2017

17-18 June 2017

13-14 July 2017

28-29 July 2017

7-8 August 2017

21 -22 August 2017

7-8 September 2017

23-24 September 2017


  • Diary of Events

    28th April
    29th April
    06th Oct
    7th Oct
    Intro to sailing days
    Never sailed ?
    Want to no what its like?
    Come and have a go and see if its for you only £40 pp
    23rd - 27th April
    Comp crew / Day skipper course
    One place left,
    a great chance to improve your skills.
    Or come along as a rope puller at a reduced rate, call the club line for more details
    14th - 15th AprilClose quarters boat handling, build confidence and gain experience.
    £145 pp
    22nd JuneFirst Aid Course
    Our one-day course covers all the usual first aid subjects, but from a boating perspective. It is aimed at anyone who goes afloat, whether on inland waters, rivers, estuaries or on cross channel passages.
    14th - 18th May
    21st - 25th May
    Comp crew / Day skipper Practical
    Come and have fun whilst learning and gaining a useful qualification.
    Places still available
    11th - 13th MayStart yachting
    This two day practical course is entirely boat based. There is no fixed route, and passage planning based on weather forecasts will form part of
    the course. You can expect to explore a variety of locations in and around the Solent and
    experience anchoring up, berthing in a marina and picking up a mooring buoy.
    23rd - 28th SeptemberPSUK National Offshore sailing championships 2018
    Any datesIf you can spare a few hours helping out at the base call the club line or drop us an email