Solent Sailing School & Marine Training Centre

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.

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

Marine Training

Students travel from all over the UK and Europe to train with our team of RYA, HSE & MCA instructors. We also train 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 Powerboating

Level 1

Level 2



Tender Operator

RYA Motor Cruising

Start Motor Cruising


Day Skipper

Coastal Skipper

Yacht Master Preparation

RYA Sail Cruising

Competent Crew

Day Skipper Practical

Coastal Skipper

Yacht Master Preparation


PWC Jet Ski Proficiency

RYA Theory & Other Shorebased 

Essential Navigation

Day Skipper Theory

Yacht Master Theory

First Aid

VHF Radio

Diesel Engine Maintenance


Sea Survival

RYA Instructor

Powerboat Instructor

Advanced Powerboat Instructor

PWC Jet Ski Instructor

HSE First Aid At Work

Emergency First Aid at Work

First Aid At Work

Paediatric First Aid

Other Courses

Outboard Petrol Engine Maintenance