Powerboat & Motorboat Training for Commercial & Leisure Sectors
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Seatrek has established itself as the leader in Workboat training throughout Scotland.

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We offer commercial sector training packages that are designed for the individual company and are on hand for advice working together with organisations, such as MCA (Maritime Coastal Agency), HSE(Health and Safety Executive) and Local Councils, on your behalf. This ensures that you receive the correct advice and legislation at all times.

As an officially recognised and accredited RYA and MCA Training Center, we are perfectly placed to ensure that you, or your employees are trained to the required level.

Contact us to discuss your requirement and find the right commercial boating, leisure boating or first aid course for you. 

Fully Accredited Courses

The courses run by Seatrek Training Limited are all recognised by national associations, and accredited by the RYA.

Visit our course dates page to view our upcoming courses.

RYA/MCA certificates can be commercially endorsed for the following areas of operation:

Category 0 Unrestricted (i.e. Worldwide)
Certificate required
  • RYA Yachtmaster Ocean certificate of competence
Category 1 Up to 150 miles from a safe haven
Certificate required
  • RYA Yachtmaster Offshore certificate of competence
Category 2 Up to 60 miles from a safe haven
Certificate required
  • RYA Yachtmaster Offshore certificate of competence
Category 3 Up to 20 miles from a safe haven
Certificate required
  • RYA Advanced Powerboat certificate of competence
  • RYA Yachtmaster Coastal certificate of competence
  • RYA Yachtmaster Offshore certificate of competence
  • RYA Yachtmaster Ocean certificate of competence
Category 4 Up to 20 miles from a safe haven, in favorable weather and daylight
Certificate required
  • RYA Advanced Powerboat certificate of competence
  • RYA Yachtmaster Coastal certificate of competence
  • RYA Yachtmaster Offshore certificate of competence
  • RYA Yachtmaster Ocean certificate of competence
Category 5 To sea, within 20 miles from a nominated departure point in favorable weather and daylight
Certificate required
  • RYA Day Skipper practical and shorebased certificate
  • RYA Advanced Powerboat certificate of competence
  • RYA Yachtmaster Coastal certificate of competence
  • RYA Yachtmaster Offshore certificate of competence
  • RYA Yachtmaster Ocean certificate of competence
Category 6 To sea, within 3 miles from a nominated departure point(s) and never more than 3 miles from land, in favorable weather and daylight
Certificate required
  • RYA Powerboat Level 2
  • RYA Day Skipper practical certificate
  • RYA Advanced Powerboat certificate of competence
  • RYA Yachtmaster Coastal certificate of competence
  • RYA Yachtmaster Offshore certificate of competence


First aid and Medical care for Small Commercial Vessel personnel, Boatmaster licence holders and Fishing vessel personnel as set out in MGN 147 (M + F). 


Your attention is drawn to the change in training and certification in first aid and medical care for small commercial vessel personnel, boatmaster licence holders and fishing vessel personnel as set out in MGN 147 (M + F).

The training outlined in this notice replaces the two tier system of first aid and medical care training known as first aid at sea and ships captain medical with the three tier system listed below:

Elementary First Aid

Medical First Aid

Proficiency in Medical Care

full details of the courses can be found on the MCA website or contact Seatrek's office 01475 520381