• The centre is open all year round.

    Ideally located between Poole/Bournemouth and Swanage on a family beach 100 yards from the Poole-Swanage Ferry. We also have class training rooms.

  • Power Boating is an exhilarating water sport

    At Shell Bay we can help you to enjoy the sea in safety. Our training boat is a Ribeye 650 Sport, fitted with a 150HP Yamaha outboard engine giving a top speed of approximately 50 MPH

  • The centre is uniquely placed near Poole Harbour

    Windsurfing is one of the cheapest and most popular sailing activities in the UK and Shell Bay is ideally situated to introduce you to the sport or develop your skills.

Welcome to Shellbay Watersports - The home of RYA Powerboat & Windsurfing training courses in Dorset



Online RYA Courses

RYA Interactive Online Courses

Our Online Courses are under construction and will be avilable very shorty.

RYA Interactive courses can be taken anytime, anywhere and at your own speed. All you need is a computer and the internet. Online Courses all you need to know and learn at our own pace.


When you access the RYA Interactive site for the first time you will be asked to complete a simple form before you can get started on your course. Please provide us with your postal address and we will send you the course pack. Once you've received the pack you're ready to start learning at your own pace


We're here to help with any questions throughout the course. For more information about our online courses.
Contact us by Email: info@shellbay.co.uk or direct by phone on Tel: 01929 450 339.

We provide lessons, RYA Tuition and equipment hire for Windsurfing and Power Boat & RIB Handling courses for individuals and groups.