RYA Safety Boat
This two day course runs from 09:30 to 17:00 both days.
The course, led by an RYA Safety Boat Instructor, introduces a range of safety and rescue techniques to support and rescue dinghies, windsurfers and other water users.The course content includes:
- Boat preparation
- Boat handling, positioning in a fleet, sailing areas and response times, and communication with other craft
- Dinghy rescue
- Windsurfer rescue
- Kayak/canoe rescue
- End of day procedures
- Theory to include use of VHF, suitability of craft, searches and knowledge of additional rescue situations.