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This one day update reinforces the skills that you will have learnt on your safety boat course. 


We would expect people doing this course would have completed an RYA Safety Boat course, or have experience as a club Safety Boat driver.


Starting at 9:30am and running till 5pm for a weekend (one day) course or as two evenings from 6:30pm till 9:30pm.

The first session will consist of a classroom based discussion on the role of a safety boat, rescue techniques, mark laying and working as part of a training / race management team at club level followed by an on the water session rescuing single handed dinghies and windsurfers.

The Second session will be a practical session with opportunity’s to practice rescuing , double handers, boats with spinnakers/trapeze and catamarans.


What you will need

  • Waterproofs & Warm Clothing (AM session)
  • Dinghy Sailing Kit (PM session - if you have it)
  • Buoyancy aid

A copy of the RYA Safety Boat Handbook is recommended but not required. You can buy them from us or at the Chandlers.


Please note that we need at least 3 people to run the course. We will try to give as much notice as possible when this is not going to be possible.


Location: LSC


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Description Date Availability Places
Price Book
27th Aprill 27-04-2014 closed 4 £0
14-03-2015 closed 4 £0
28-03-2015 closed full £0
Evening Course - 21st and 28th Aprill 21-04-2015 closed 11 £0
Sunday Course 26-04-2015 closed full £0
Saturday Course 09-05-2015 closed full £0
Saturday Course 23-05-2015 closed 3 £0
Saturday Course 26-03-2016 closed £0
Saturday Course 23-04-2016 closed £0
Sunday Course 14-08-2016 closed 2 £0
Thursday Course 14-09-2017 closed £0
Saturday Course 11-08-2018 closed 6 £0