Two people on a RIB boat

RYA Powerboat Level 2

2 days


The RYA Powerboat Level 2 course provides theory and practical Lebel of skills development leading on from PB1 to ensure that they are at a standard where they can access the International Certificate of Competence.


The Powerboat Level 2 course focuses on low speed close quarters handling, man overboard recovery, an introduction to driving at planing speed and collision regulations. The course can be taken at an inland or a coastal location. With our in-depth knowledge and friendly staff focus, we will ensure that your experience will be safe and fun whilst ensuring you are well versed in the handling of our or your own RIB. The minimum age for the PB2 course is 12.

This course comes with a free VHF radio course online


The course includes:

  • Launching and recovery,

  • Boat handling,

  • Securing to a buoy,

  • Anchoring,

  • Leaving and coming alongside,

  • Man overboard

  • Navigation theory

  • Towing theory

  • Knowledge of engine types

  • Shapes, sounds and signals