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RYA First Aid Courses - A one-day course covering first aid from a boating perspective. The course is aimed at anyone afloat, whether on inland waters, rivers, estuaries or on cross channel passages.

Aims

You may be the vital link between the casualty and professional help and this course will give you the skills and confidence to deal with first aid situations aboard the vessel you are on. The RYA first aid course is designed to give those afloat, a working knowledge of first aid procedures for injuries and illness at sea. It is ideal for use on inland waterways or up to 60 miles offshore as well as shore side.


Course Content

Seafarers can be presented with difficult scenarios requiring first aid treatment at sea, and the course is tailored to meet the participant’s needs where possible. Practical sessions are an essential part of the day. Some areas covered are:

 

Previous Experience

No previous experience is necessary.


Course Materials

The current First Aid Manual by DK as authorized by St John Ambulance, St Andrews Ambulance Association and British Red Cross is required for the course.


Certification

On successful completion of the course. Valid for 3 years and then requalification is required to remain in date.

 

Our Instructors

All of our First Aid Instructors have medic or paramedic backgrounds and skills. They have real experience of trauma and problems at sea and also include RNLI, Military or Mountain Rescues.


Additional Information

Light refreshments tea and coffee is provided
Lunch is available locally, or bring your own if you like

 

Group bookings taken, courses can be run anywhere subject to terms and conditions, call for details.

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For Additional Course Information

Tel: 01202 690505

Mob: 07766 222797

Email: phss.office@btinternet.com