Powerboat Taster driving sessions

A beginners taster session to driving powerboats


Try Powerboating taster course in Glasgow Scotland is a great course for beginners who want to experience what driving a boat entails. Learn about handling powerboats in Glasgow City Centre on the River Clyde.

1/2 day or 1 day boat handling course which is suitable for adults and children from the age of 8 upwards.

Aims to teach an introduction to boat handling and seamanship in powerboats, and above all safety.

As a result, this Powerboat handling course provides the basic skills and background knowledge to gain a feel what it is like to handle a powerboat.

It focuses on low speed close quarters handling, parking the boat, introduction to driving at planing speed and collision regulations.

The AIM of the TRY POWERBOATING course is to get you the practical experience of driving a boat. You will be out on the water with a highly experienced and qualified powerboat instructor.

  • Where? Meet at our Glasgow city centre location for registration and theory then we will head out on the river on our training powerboat. 36 Washington Street, Glasgow, G3 8AZ.
  • When? Try Powerboating courses are run every week but can be run on demand maximum 4 students per course.
  • How much? 1/2 day £100. Full day £175  (Full day includes Free lunch)  FAMILY DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE

Next RYA Powerboat taster course at our base in Glasgow City Centre:

Dates available contact us with your preferred dates.