Training for recreational and racing skippers and crew who might encounter rough weather and problems at sea
A practical hands-on course arming you with a good knowledge of the safety equipment carried, and techniques to deal with emergencies at sea. Ideal for those intending to do some offshore racing and those intending to do some blue water cruising.
Min Age: None
Previous Experience Required
To obtain the full ISAF certificate, candidates must also attend the RYA Sea Survival course.
- Correct use of safety equipment including maintenance and checks
- Storm sail use
- Crew watches and routines
- Man overboard prevention and recovery
- Heavy weather seamanship
- Weather forecasting
- Practical fire precautions and fighting
- Search and rescue
Abilities gained after the course
You will have gained a better knowledge of handling emergencies at sea, and surviving at sea in heavy weather.
RYA Sea Survival Handbook ISBN: 9781906435967
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