Example PWC Course Program

  • Usual course timings at most training centres are 09:00 - 17:00/17:30 
  • Aim to complete all theory sessions within 1 hour. 
Covers off PWs / Check Kit Lunch
Instructor get changed Theory: Weather, Tides, Intro to charts, Buoyage, Anchoring
Students arrive & complete Medical forms Transit to operating area students lead following route plan & using hand bearing compass
Intro to personal kit COL REGS / IRPCS theory
Students get changed COL REGS / IRPCS practical 
Intro to PWC & Safety Kit Planing speed - Progressive box course
Launch PWC Slalom course 
1:1 Familiarisation session afloat (instructor wear killcord) Deep water re-boarding
Transit to operating area (instructor led formation) Transit to base (instructor led formation)
Slow speed box course Recover PWC
Stopping distances Aftercare & Maintenance 
Man overboard Students get changed
Towing Capsize Video
Transit back to base for lunch & theory sessions, Come alongside dock/pontoon / floating dock Feedback forms & Certificate issuing