RYA Basic First Aid
Owing to similarities in content, this course is taught alongside STCW Elementary First Aid.
Courses are held on WEEKLY basis, simply telephone 01983 294088 to book!
This one-day course is designed to provide a working knowledge of first aid for people using small craft and to enable them to support their skipper in an emergency.
Content & Objectives
In additional to basic first aid techniques, the course will also include the following subjects which are tailored to those going to sea
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
The course is conducted over one day of combined theory and practical sessions at the Red Ensign trainig facility in Cowes.
There are no entry requirements for this course.
This course costs £125 inc VAT.
If you require accommodation during the course we can help with a list of local crew houses, B&Bs and hotels to suit all budgets.
Course Duration: 1 day
Please place a online enquiry below or call us on +44(0)1983 294088.
We are running this course on demand throughout the year. Call +44(0)1983 294088 for the latest course updates, or use the online enquiry form to be added to the waiting list for this course.
For group bookings or if more than six places are required then please use our contact form
or call us on +44(0)1983 294088.