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RYA Safety Boat

RYA Safety Boat


Timing

This two day course runs from 09:30 to 17:00 both days.

Teaching

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

  • Towing

  • End of day procedures

  • Theory to include use of VHF, suitability of craft, searches and knowledge of additional rescue situations.


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