Superyacht RYA Jet Ski (PWC) Training Centre Information

Preparing For Your RYA Inspection

Whether it is your first RYA Inspection or your annual inspection there are a number of items you may wish to check / prepare prior to ensure a smooth, simple and easy process. You can find a pre-inspection check list HERE

RYA Training Centre Equipment Lists

Powerboat kit checklist

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Jetski kit checklist

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Ordering Certificates & Books From The RYA


RYA PWC Safety Certificates are sold in packs of x 10 and cost £50.00 (ex VAT) per pack (2020)

Order code: PWSY

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Telephone: +44 2380 604132

RYA PWC Handbook


RYA Power Schemes Instructor eHandbook

Change Of Captain / Principal and/or Chief Instructor

If your RYA Training centre Principal or Chief Instructor changes or is due to change the RYA must be informed by following the information below:

Change of RYA Principal:

  • Complete an RYA Change of Principal Form (CP) and submit to (Forms available on your RYA website login)
  • Review information on the process and your obligations HERE

Change of RYA Chief Instructor:

  • Complete an RYA Change of Recognition Form (CR1) and submit to  (Forms available on your RYA website login)

RYA PWC (Jetski) Instructor Revalidation:

The RYA PWC (jetski) Instructor Certificate is valid for 5 years. During this 5 year period you must have completed a minimum of 30 hours of RYA instruction at an RYA recognised training centre (Yacht or Land-based).

Assuming you have completed the minimum required hours, complete the RYA Instructor Revalidation form (below) and apply for RYA Membership (if your's has expired). You are required to be a 'current' RYA member at the time of first becoming an instructor and on each and every revalidation.  

RYA PW Instructor Revalidation Form

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Remember - you will need to be a current RYA member to renew your instructor certificate

Join or Renew Your RYA Membership

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If you have not gained 30 hours of tuition within the last 5 years or your RYA certificate has expired more than 1 year ago:

More than 1 year out of date or not completed 30 hours of tuition:

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Expired for 2 or more years:

  • You will need to complete the full instructor course again...

Introduction To Personal Watercraft Safety For Guests On Superyachts

Guidance Notes For PW Instructors & PW Centre Principals

Once your RYA Application for recognition form has been submitted to the RYA, you will be sent a RYA website login link where you can access the RYA Training Centre Recognition Guidance Notes.

A Voluntary Code Of Practice For Watersports In The Superyacht Industry

Superyacht Watersports Code of Practice
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Major Incident Planning For RYA Training Centres

TG14-15 Major Incident Planning-2.pdf
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RYA Writing Operating Systems As Part Of Your SMS

Writing operating procedures-Safety Mgmt
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Equality Policy Example (10.17)

Equality Policy Example.pdf
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