This two-evening course covers all the usual first aid subjects, but from a boating perspective. It is aimed at anyone who goes afloat, whether dinghy sailing, coaching, cruising or cross channel passages. The course is suitable for all dinghy or powerboat instructors, it is MCA approved and satisfies the requirements for coastal skipper, yachtmaster and advanced powerboat certificates of competence and some commercial work afloat.
The course is normally run over two evenings starting at 18:30 till 22:00 and will be located in Lobster Quay clubhouse. It is a practical course and will require you to get up and down from the floor and to answer questions.
Candidates will receive a copy of the latest RYA First Aid Handbook and on completion an RYA certificate.