Superyacht Professionals

Below are the courses we offer that range from the essesntials to get you in the door, to the qualifications that will help your CV standout from the crowd and boost your employability and salary.

Are you returning to NZ and looking to get qualified to work commercially?   Contact us to find out how easy it is for you to get Maritime NZ's Skipper Restricted Limits (SRL) Certificate.


Core course - RYA Powerboat level 2     2 Days

Catering for the complete beginner to powerboating, those completing their STCW courses for Yacht Crew jobs, Part 35 commercial compliance, As part of your Skipper Restricted Limits training programme and for those needing to upskill their current basic knowledge.

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boost your CV with PW (jetski) and VHF courses

RYA Personal Watercraft Proficiency Course     1 Day

To drive PW's commercially the RYA PWC course will give you the skills you need to enjoy these fast and exciting machines.  This course is designed for the complete beginner through to experienced riders and is an Internationally recognised certificate.

This course can be run in conjunction with your RYA Powerboat level 2 course over two longer days saving you time and money.

Maritime Restricted Operators Certificate  

The Maritime Restricted Radio Operator assessment is recognised worldwide.

This is the minimum requirement for commercial operators, SRL candidates and users of MF/HF (SSB) radio    

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RYA PW (jetski) Instructor course

Elements Watersports can help you achieve this certificate in one of two ways.

If you already possess the RYA Powerboat Instructors certificate and you have completed the PWC certificate of competence and have at least 2 years experience of riding PWCs we can provide you with a 1 day RYA Powerboat Instructors conversion course to become a PWC Instructor.

New to Instructing?  Then the 3 day RYA Personal Watercraft Instructors course is just for you. 

Potential instructors must have completed their PWC certificate of competence as a pre requisite for joining this course.

Please note that PWC Instructors can Only teach PWC Courses

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