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 17-02-2018 9:30 am
Event End Date 17-02-2018 4:30 pm
Registration Start Date 06-01-2018 12:00 am
Capacity 10
Available place 6
Cut off date 16-02-2018 11:00 pm
Location South Shields Sailing Club
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