Day Skipper theory class starting Saturday 8th December and running for 4 more Saturdays 15th, 29th Dec, 5th and 19th January. Dates can be moved if not convenient.....hugh@waverides.com 00353 83 820 1664/ 0044 7894076574

Courses run on demand Min 2 max 6 students to run a course.

RYA Safety Boat Course

Cost: £125 each if 4 attending

Duration: 2 day


About the course:

This course requires that you have a Powerboat Level 2 and therefore have experience of boat handling and seamanship skills. The Safetyboat course provides on the water skills to rescue other boat users from the water. For example, catamarans, dinghies, kite surfers, Wind surfers, canoeists and anyone who may have fallen overboard. Particularly useful for Clubs who carry out escort duties and race management.

Syllabus includes:

  • Rescue equipment/boat checks
  • Man over board rescue
  • Rescuing casualties from a number of craft
  • Carrying out a search
  • Lee shore rescues
  • Mooring/ coming alongside/ towing