Solent Boat Training - Marine Training Centre Southampton

Solent Boat Training is an RYA, MCA & HSE recognised training centre in Southampton. With these amazing resources available to us we gained RYA training centre status so can teach the complete range of RYA courses for powerboats, motorboats, sailing yachts, jet skis and all shore based course such as VHF radio, day skipper theory and first aid.

We also run the full range of HSE Work Aid at Work first aid courses.

Professional Marine Training

Students travel from all over the UK and Europe to train with our team of RYA, HSE & MCA instructors. We also training a large number of students involved within the superyacht industry who travel specifically to train with us because of the amazing resources we have including :-

One of the largest dedicated training fleet in the UK including 10 rib boats, 11 yachts, 2 motorboats and 4 jetskis.

7 classrooms and training workshop, free accommodation & free parking onsite.

Our full course list is as follows :-


RYA Powerboat Level 1

RYA Powerboat Level 2

RYA Powerboat Intermediate

RYA Powerboat Advanced

RYA Tender Operator

SBT Powerboat Refresher

SBT Powerboat Night Experience

Motor Cruising

RYA Start Motor Cruising

RYA Helmsman

RYA Day Skipper Motor

RYA Coastal Skipper Motor

Yacht Master Preparation

SBT Powerboat To Motorboat Conversion

SBT ICC Motorboat Certification Course

Yacht Sail Cruising

RYA Competent Crew

RYA Day Skipper Sailing Practical

RYA Coastal Skipper Sailing Practical

Yacht Master Preparation

SBT Spinnaker Training

SBT Mileage Builder

SBT Marina Skills

SBT ICC Sailing Certification Course

PWC Jet Ski

PWC Jet Ski Proficiency

SBT Advanced PWC Jet Ski Course

Theory & Shorebased

RYA Essential Navigation & Seamanship

RYA Day Skipper Theory

RYA Yachtmaster Theory

RYA First Aid At Sea


RYA Diesel Engine Maintenance

SBT Petrol Outboard Maintenance

RYA Radar

RYA Sea Survival


RYA Powerboat Instructor

RYA Advanced Powerboat Instructor

RYA PWC Instructor

RYA Sailing Cruising Instructor

RYA Motor Cruising Instructor

SBT Watersports Instructor

HSE First Aid At Work

Emergency First Aid at Work

First Aid At Work

Paediatric First Aid