Safety, Distress and Rescue. Planning and preperation is key to being safe afloat - this is coverd in the
|Length of Course||1 evening 1930-2200|
|Objective||You will be able to brief a crew and carry out safety checks in advance of going afloat. You will know how to call for help in a distress situation. You will know how to prepare for a rescue situation.|
|Location||The chartroom at SailCork's base at East Ferry near Cobh.|
|What to bring||Notebook and pen, highlighter.|
Planning your safety afloat. Briefing your crew. Carrying out safety checks. Use of safety and life saving equipment. How to communicate a distress message. How to prepare for rescue.