Nottinghamshire Boat Training

Nottinghamshire Boat Training is a Royal Yacht Association recognised training centre based within Newark Marina.

The marina is situated in a idyllic location on the outskirts of Newark on the bank of the River Trent surrounded by tranquil countryside with access to modern facilities and secure parking.

Newark Marina is just a stones throw from the A46 and A1.

Nottinghamshire Boat Training is one of Nottinghamshires leading RYA training schools.

At Nottinghamshire Boat Training all our instructors have undertaken extensive training and are fully accredited by the RYA.

In order to provide the highest quality training, ongoing Instructor development is essential. The performance of all our Instructors is monitored through our Continuing Professional Development programme. ​ Our growing reputation is something of great value to us, we endeavour to maintain this by constantly working to find improvement in our service by listening to customer feedback. This fresh outlook enables us to build on our reputation and consistently deliver quality training; whilst giving unparalleled support to all our customers.

​Newark Marina has easy access to lengthy stretches of non-tidal and tidal waters. Your RYA training course begins the minute you step on board one of our well-equipped modern boats or in our comfortable training room equipped with the latest IT and learning aids.

RYA Courses offered:

RYA Powerboat Courses: Level 1 Start Powerboating Level 2 Powerboat Handling

RYA Inland Waterways Courses: Inland Waterways Crew Course Inland Waterways Helmsman’s Course

RYA Specialist Short Courses: Marine Radio Short Range Certificate (SRC)

Other Course offered: ICC & CEVNI Testing Own Boat and Bespoke Training Assisted Passages

Some of the above courses can be taken on your own boat at a suitable location of your choice. Please contact us for further details or for any other help and advice on your boating needs.

Contact: Stuart Parker - 07976 356688 Email - [email protected] Web -


Newark Marina

26 Farndon Road
NG24 4SD