Who is this for?
SYC sailing members volunteering for Safety Boat duties who want to extend and broaden their safety boat skills to a nationally recognised level and who hold the RYA Powerboat Handling (Level 2) certificate
This course provides the skills required when acting as an escort craft, safety boat or coach boat for a fleet of dinghies, windsurfers or canoes, or for racing or training activities. It includes rescue techniques and elements of race management and mark laying. By the end of this course you will be confident in problem solving situations afloat and providing effective safety cover for racing and other activities in a wide variety of conditions.
Suggested next steps
RYA First Aid
RYA/MCA Marine Radio Short Range Certificate (SRC)
RYA Mark Layer