RAK Marine Training Institute announce inaugural vessels up to 12 metres driver course


The RAK Marine Training Institute, which was recently founded to meet the growing demand for specialist marine training in Ras Al Khaimah and the Northern Emirates, has announced its inaugural vessels up to 12 metre driver course.

The course is fully accredited by the United Arab Emirates Federal Transport Authority (FTA), and will soon become mandatory for boat owners of this category within the UAE.

The first delivery of the course will take place on Tuesday 25th April (Theory Day) and Wednesday 26th (Practical Day) at Al Hamra Marina, Ras Al Khaimah, and further courses will be held each week during the summer. 

Those completing the course will qualify for a UAE licence for driving vessels up to 12 metres, and there is also the opportunity for students to qualify for RYA Powerboat 2, which is the equivalent of a Vessels up to 12m Driver license and recognized internationally.