Phone: 401-849-1257

Email: captain@confidentcaptain.com

344 Aquidneck Avenue / Middletown, RI 02842

Recreational Boater Courses

  • Confident Captain is pleased to extend its trusted marine instruction to recreational boaters by offering a variety of courses, both power and sail–for men, women and kids!

At The Helm Clinics

Powerboating Confidently

ON WATER ABOARD OUR 22' CENTER CONSOLE

90 Minutes

Every Saturday Morning from April - October

Advanced Docking and Maneuvering - Power

ON WATER

90 Minutes

Every Saturday Morning from April - October

Docking and Manuevering - Power

ON WATER

90 Minutes

Every Saturday Morning from April - October

Night Navigation and Electronics

ON WATER AT NIGHT IN POWERBOAT OR SAILBOAT

90 Minutes

Every Saturday Morning from April - October

What course is right for you?

The best way to choose a class is to first determine a goal:

  • At-The-Helm Clinics are for hands-on skill development for beginners to intermediate boaters.
  • US Powerboating Courses are for beginners to intermediate with in-depth theory and boat handling combined. Participants gain and RI DEM Boating License.
  • Rent & Learn is for private lessons or straight rentals on our boat.
  • Boat Coach is for hiring us to come to you to teach you how to handle your boat like the pros.
  • Not sure what you need? No problem, we will be happy to help you determine the best courses to advance your skills as a recreational boater.

Questions?

Need help deciding on the right course?

Contact us at captain@confidentcaptain.com

We can come to you!

Are you interested in any of these courses for your marina, yacht club, or organization?

We can come to you! Book a private class with one of our instructors onboard our boat or any of your boats.

US Powerboating Certification Courses

Start Powerboating Right!

Online or In Classroom THEN On Water

16 Hours

Take our online class or classroom session then head out on the water.

Youth Powerboating Camps

Summer programs for kids on the water

1 Week

Join us for safe boating classes in the summer

Rent & Learn

  • No boat? No Problem? Spend a day learning onboard with one our Captains onboard our 23-ft Center Console then get certified to rent the boat.

Day on the Bay

With a Captain on Our Boat

4 Hour Minimum

Have one of our Captain's take you out on our boat

BareBoat Charter

Qualified Skippers: Borrow our Boat for a Day

4 Hour Minimum

Qualified Drivers can Rent Our Center Console for a day.

Boat Coach

  • Boat Coach is for hiring us to come aboard your boat to teach you how to handle your boat like the pros.

Boat Coach

Hire us to Come Aboard

4 Hour Minimum

Teach you how to handle your boat like the pros.