SAFE ENJOYABLE LEARNING AFLOAT AND ASHORE SINCE 1974

Safety at Sea

  • Course ID: M310
  • Discipline: Powerboat
  • Level: Special

Safety, Distress and Rescue. Planning and preperation is key to being safe afloat - this is coverd in the

Boat -
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.
Syllabus

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.

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