North Staffs Powerboat / Dam Head / Rudyard Lake / Staffordshire ST13 8XB
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Course Duration: 2 days
Min Age: 16 years old
You must hold a Powerboat Level 2 Certificate and be a competent driver.
Conducted with a maximum ratio of 6 students per instructor in 2 boats. This is a very hands on course and you should be prepared to get your hands dirty and wet!
Course Dates 2018
There are No Planned Safety Boat Courses for 2018
If you are interested then please contact us as we may consider running a course if sufficient numbers are interested.
RYA Safety Boat Course -
Boat checks and the safety equipment needed on board
Boat positioning with respect to the fleet
Boat handling in close proximity to sailing craft/kayaks etc
Dinghy rescue – methods for recovering persons from the water
Dealing with entrapments
Righting multi hulls & performance dinghies
Windsurfer recovery and rescue
Recovery of kayaks/canoes
Towing – alongside and inline towing.
Rescue of other water users
Lee shore rescues
After the course you will be able to provide safety or support cover to a range of craft particularly sailing or windsurfing.