A one-day training course covering first aid from a boating perspective, including the recovery position in a confined space, CPR, including the drowning protocol, cold shock and hypothermia from immersion and/or exposure, seasickness and dehydration, medical assistance or advice by VHF, helicopter rescue., It is aimed at anyone who goes afloat, whether on inland waters, rivers, estuaries or on cross channel passages.
This course is MCA approved and satisfies the requirements for Coastal Skipper Yachtmaster and Advanced Powerboat certificates of competence and some commercial work afloat.
Who is this course for?
The RYA First Aid course is ideal for anyone interested in boating for commercial or leisure purposes on inland waters, rivers, estuaries or on cross channel passages.
Experience required: None.
Minimum Age: None
Duration: 1 Day
Cost: £120 per person
Instructor Ratio: 1 Instructor for a maximum of 12 participants
This course runs at regular intervals throughout the year, if you can't find a suitable date in our shop, please contact us directly.
Where is this course run?
Suite 2, Malin House,
European Marine Science Park
We can also offer own premises tuition, please contact us for further information.