RYA First Aid Course

Our one-day course covers all the usual first aid subjects, but from a boating perspective.

In a medical emergency a little first aid knowledge and immediate action can save lives, especially in remote locations. This one-day course is designed to provide a working knowledge of first aid for people using small craft.

The subjects specific to boating include:

The recovery position in a confined space


Cold shock and hypothermia from immersion and/or exposure

Sseasickness and dehydration

Medical assistance or advice by VHF

Helicopter rescue


Open to SSSC Member Only

Event Properties

Event Date 05-01-2020 9:30 am
Event End Date 05-01-2020 4:30 pm
Registration Start Date 12-12-2019 12:00 am
Capacity 12
Available place 6
Cut off date 01-01-2020 11:00 pm
Location South Shields Sailing Club
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