Safety Boat Course


This two day course provides the skills required when acting as an escort craft, safety boat or coach boat for a fleet of dinghys, windsurfers or canoes and for racing or training activities. It includes rescue techniques and elements of race management and mark laying.

Course content includes:

Preparation
Boat handling

Dinghy rescue
Windsurfer rescue
Kayak or canoe rescue
Towing
End-of-day procedures
safety
Suitability of craft
Local factors
Communication
Rescuing other water users 

Upon completion of this course you should be able to provide safety or support cover to a large range of craft, particularly sailing or windsurfing.

Entry requirements: Level 2 or equivalent experience

Minimum age: 16

Maximum student / Instructor ratio 3 - 1

RYA 2 Day Course

Price £275.00

Next Course dates:-

Saturday 18 August 2018

Saturday 15 September 2018

Saturday 13 October 2018

Saturday 24 November 2018

Thursday 7 February 2019

Saturday 23 March 2019

Please call if you require course dates after these listed ~ If you have specific dates for your course, please call and we will try and accommodate you!