RYA Professional Practices and Responsibilities (PPR) Course

VHF/SRC Online


This new RYA course has been designed for anyone using an RYA qualification or Certificate of Competence (CoC) working professionally as a skipper or crew. The PPR Course is a pre-requisite for anyone applying for or renewing a commercial endorsement.

PPR is an online course course allowing you to complete the course in a location and time that suits you.

Course Content

  • Correct manning requirements, requisite skills and management of commercial vessels.


  • Compulsory carriage, maintenance of safety equipment, risk control and operating procedures.


  • Ensuring the vessel is legal for the work being carried out, legal environmental obligations, planning and situational awareness.




For more information, please call Des on 07557 474160 or send us an email.

GDPR Data protection:
To enable access to your online course we need to share some of your personal data with the RYA via your user profile in www.ryainteractive.org. This learning management website is hosted and maintained by a third party called Learning Pool, who will not use your personal information for any reason other than enabling your course.

Your name and email address will be entered on www.ryainteractive.org in order to create your user account. On your first access to the site, you will be asked to enter your address and date of birth. You will have access to the site for one year in order to complete your online course. During this period, your personal information will be held on the website by Learning Pool and be available to this training centre and the RYA for the purpose of managing your course.

Instructional support will be provided by this training centre for a period of one year from the date of your course booking.

On completion of your course, your name, email, date of birth and address will be transferred to the RYA’s central database for the purpose of recording details of the course and any certification you gain as a result of it. This information allows the RYA to record your certification, to update any records they may already hold about you or your qualifications and to verify your certificate if required. After one year from the date of your enrolment on the course, your user account will be removed from www.ryainteractive.org.

Full details of how the RYA will deal with your personal information will be displayed when you first access www.ryainteractive.org.