Upper Thames Sailing Club



RYA Safety Boat

What is it?

This 2 day course provides the skills required when acting as an escort craft, safety boat or coach boat for a fleet of dinghies, windsurfers or canoes, or for racing or training activities.


Who is it for?

Anyone who is likely to need to provide safety cover for a range of craft in a variety of locations and weather situations.


How is the course structured?

Presentations, discussion and supervised tuition on the water.


Do I need to have any qualifications or experience to come on this course?

You should have an RYA Powerboat level 2 certificate and a basic understanding of sailing boats and windsurfers.


When does it take place?

Please check our Club Calendar from the website Menu page for planned course dates.


What does it cost?

The course lasts two days and costs £80. Booking for all courses closes 7 days before the start.Non members pay an extra £28 refundable if they join the club in the same year 


Training Calendar here 


For more info please contact the training co-ordinator 

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