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RYA Safety Boat Course 2024

  • 18 May 2024
  • 9:30 AM
  • 19 May 2024
  • 4:30 PM
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RYA 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 dinghies, windsurfers or canoes, or for racing or training activities.

Assumed Knowledge  Basic understanding of sailing boats and windsurfers.
Duration  2 Days
Course Content

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.

Ability after the course Able to provide safety or support cover to a range of craft, particularly sailing or windsurfing.
Minimum Age  You must be 16 years of age or older to attend this course.

 You must have a Powerboat Level 2 Certificate to attend this course.

Useful information for participants, 

•Please wear suitable footwear and clothing for being afloat.

•Please bring a passport sized photo.

•You must be a club member with a present RYA Powerboat Level 2 certificate before participating on this course, if you wish to become a member please complete the membership application process.

Any questions, please contact

East Lothian Yacht Club | 36-40 Victoria Road | The Harbour | North Berwick | East Lothian | EH39 4JL

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