Professional Practices & Responsibilities

This course is required by anyone wishing to commercially endorse the following certificates -


  • RYA Powerboat level 2
  • RYA Advanced powerboat
  • RYA Yachtmaster Ocean, Offshore, Coastal (Power or Sail)
  • RYA Day Skipper (Power or Sail) but only combined with the shorebased modules.


It is likely you are one of the following -


  • Delivery skippers/crew
  • RYA Yacht & Advanced Powerboat instructors
  • RIB skippers
  • Charter skippers, yacht crew, superyacht crew
  • Work-boat skippers
  • Harbour masters & Pilots
  • Fishermen


This course is also a pre requistite for completing the MCA CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCE


The course covers four core topics areas -


The Vessel - the compulsory carriage and maintenance of safety equipment and how to create and implement risk control and operating procedures.


The People - the importance of correct manning, keeping your skills up to date and the safe management of commercial vessels.


The Commercial environment - how you fit into the professional maritime world.


The Purpose - making sure your vessel is suitable and legal for the work you are carrying out, your obligations in protecting the environment, appropriate planning and situational awareness.


Once you have placed your order, checked out and paid, we will be in touch to get you set up on the RYA interactive site so you can complete the four modules in the PPR package, there is a 'mock' exam you can take prior to heading to the final online assessments. 


If you already have an RYA INTERACTIVE ACCOUNT we can arrange access to the PPR course for you using the same user name and password as you currently use.


Once you have purchased the PPR ON LINE ACCESS you will have 12 months to complete all the modules and the final exam. You will have a maximum of THREE attempts at the MOCK EXAM if you choose to do it.


You can proceed to the PPR EXAM when you feel ready, If you do not pass the exam after two attempts there is a small charge for a resit, but we are on hand at all times to assist with queries or to give you email or phone support as you work through your learning package.


If you have satisifed yourself that you require the PPR COURSE then click throught to purchase this from MARINE MASTERS and we will take care of the details.







Professional Practices & Responsibilities