Powerboat Lessons & Captains Services
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Boating Lessons

At the Los Angeles Powerboat Academy, our exclusive, highly praised Powerboat Passport™ instruction program is a comprehensive “on-the-water” hands on certification program. Students begin with our Close Quarters course learning basic maneuvers, then move to advanced exercises on the Vessel Endorsement course. Our Close Quarters course is a 12-hour program with four sessions and after completion, you obtain your Certification for Twin-Inboard motor yachts. Our Vessel Endorsement Course is another 12-hour program with four sessions and after completion, we will submit your training certification to our insurance company which allows you to operate the vessel with you as the captain!

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Luxury Powerboat Charters

Want to cruise around Marina del Rey, Malibu or Catalina Island, and you want to do it in style? Then allow Yachts4Fun to provide charters aboard our luxury powerboats. Our Power fleet consists of yachts that are designed for cruising with performance and comfort. We offer harbor cruises in Marina del Rey and Santa Monica, half-day charters to Palos Verdes or Paradise Cove, or full day and multiple day charters to Catalina. Enjoy the charter with friends and family and relax with one of our professional USCG Licensed Captains, or if you want to put on your captain’s hat and man the helm alone, we Bareboat charter our luxury powerboats to those that have completed our Powerboat Passport Program.

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Captain Services

Yachts4Fun allows you to have fun with friends and family without the challenge of navigating to your destination. Discover new adventures with your captain’s local knowledge and even take the helm! Our Captains have two things in common, they are highly experienced and they hold certifications across a wide variety of boat and boating-related proficiencies. Plus, we understand boating is supposed to be fun, and we exude that with every charter and after-cruise celebration. Serving marinas throughout southern California, We provide USCG licensed captains for charters and certified powerboat instructors for lessons on larger “twin-inboard” motor yachts.

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