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Safety Boat

Course topics include:

Preparation, boat handling, dinghy rescue, windsurfer rescue, kayak or canoe rescue (can be covered as theory), towing, end-of-day procedures, safety, suitability of craft, local factors, communication, rescuing other water users

On completion candidates should be able to provide safety or support cover to a range of craft, particularly sailing boats or windsurfers

This two-day course provides the skills required when acting as an escort craft, safety boat or coach boat for a fleet of dinghies, windsurfers or canoes, or for racing or training activities.

It includes rescue techniques and elements of race management and mark laying.

Duration is minimum of two days with an age restriction of 16+. Other prerequisites are basic understanding of sailing boats and windsurfers.

Note: that RYA Powerboat level 2 certificate must be held prior to taking this course

For further information and booking details you can email training@allhallowsyachtclub.net

or phone direct using the number on the  contact page