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RYA Safety Boat

RYA Safety BoatDuration

2 Days: 10.00am to 4.30pm (Generally run Mid Week)

Previous Experience

RYA Powerboat level 2

Course Details

This is an introduction to the techniques used by Powerboats escorting fleets of dinghies, providing safety cover for sailing boats and assisting in race management.

Candidates should be proficient and experienced drivers.  Skills for drivers of escort craft, safety boats, coach boats and racing and training activities.

The Safety Boat training teaches the skills needed to act as an escort craft, safety boat or coach boat for a fleet of dinghies, windsurfers or canoes, both for racing and training activities. The Safety Boat course teaches more advanced boat handling plus rescue techniques for dinghies, windsurfers, canoes and towing. It also includes elements of race management and mark laying.

About Rutland Sailing School

Rutland Sailing School specialises in dinghy and catamaran sailing which means we are able to offer the best possible training and instruction. The professional staff, trained by the Royal Yachting Association offer everything from introductory sessions, to personal tuition sessions in your own boat.

The boats we use are from the Laser range, with whom we work very closely to keep the best equipment, so offering our clients the greatest opportunity to achieve their aims.

The facilities are shared with Rutland Sailing Club and provide all clients with the excellence both on and off-shore, with opportunity to learn in a friendly club atmosphere.