RYA/ISAF Offshore Safety Course

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RYA/ISAF Offshore Safety Course

The one day RYA/ISAF Offshore Safety course equips both racers and cruisers with the skills and knowledge necessary to both prevent and deal with emergencies offshore. This course is required for many offshore races, however it is also useful for those taking part in any blue water sailing.

The RYA/ISAF Offshore Safety Certificate

In order to obtain the full ISAF Offshore Safety Certification students will need to complete both this course and the one day RYA Sea Survival course. The course satisfies the training required by ISAF Offshore Special Regulations 6.01 for category 0, 1 and some category 2 offshore races.

The RYA/ISAF Offshore Safety course is split between both theoretical and practical hands on training. Subjects covered include:

  • Care and maintenance of safety equipment
  • Storm sails
  • Damage control
  • Crew routines
  • Man overboard prevention and recovery
  • Giving assistance to other craft
  • SAR organisation and mmethods
  • Practical fire precautions and fire fighting
  • Distress alerting and survivor location aids

Course Objective: This practical course is designed to provide the skills and knowledge needed to handle offshore emergencies.

Additional Information: This can be taken as a stand alone course but in order to issue the full ISAF certificate candidates are also required to attend the RYA Sea Survival Course.

Total Package: 2 days including RYA Sea Survival  & Offshore Safety Course – £185

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