Our popular First Aid courses cover all the usual first aid subjects, but our tailored courses allow us to teach from a boating, yachting, office working or outdoor pursuits perspective.
Perfect for absolutely anybody, whether afloat, out hiking, canoeing rivers or even on cross channel yacth passages. Our courses are MCA approved and satisfies the requirements for Coastal Skipper Yachtmaster and Advanced Powerboat certificates of competence and some commercial work afloat.
Office workers, bikers, runners, hikers, sailors, paddlers, mums, dads, granny's, outdoor instructors... So basically everyone!
The price includes your course certificate and First Aid manual.
We are proudly a Royal Yachting Association Training Centre as well as a Qualsafe Qualification provider – meaning that whatever your reason for choosing First Aid training, we’ve got you covered!
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Our one-day course covers all the usual first aid subjects, but from a boating perspective. 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.
Required Experience: None
Duration: One day
Minimum age: None
Content: 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.
Certificate issuing criteria: To achieve a working knowledge of first aid for people using small craft and to be able to support skippers of yachts and motor vessels.
Perfect for: Those joining Watersport/Outdoor Instructor courses, those requiring RYA/BC Instructor revalidations, those acquiring Coastal Skipper Yachtmaster and Advanced Powerboat certificates of competence.
Booking our popular First Aid courses couldn't be easier!
Online booking is available through the pink 'Book Now' button. Just choose a date that suits you from the options and then click and pay online - easy!
If you can't see a date that works for you or want to speak to somebody, you can complete the call back request form, give us a call or drop us an email. Our friendly sales team will normally be in touch within 24 hours.