Just because somebody povides Ribnet with an income stream doesn't make them a better Powerboat School or a more experienced powerboat man.
Although of the approved contractors I'd recomend Tim Griffin everytime
Also I've always believed that you'll get more from a school that is dedicated to Powerboats than a sailing school which has powerboat training as an income stream.
I used to be a trainer and corporate boat driver in the Solent The guys from Aquawaves were some of the few people whom I genuinely thought were better than me.
(bstads). They don't post on this forum but they have been running ribs for about ten years and they run a fine Rib on their training course from the very nice Hythe Marina.
Dave from Yarmouth is another Bstad who's record speaks for itself. His water patch is for my money the most interesting. (powerbaot 2 courses are restricted n the distance they can travel from their base