RESCUE BOAT OPERATOR
The Rescue Boat Operator course is suitable for people with little or no powerboat experience, who wish to attain an inland boat handling and rescue boat capability on flat or slow-moving water. Designed to provide personnel with the basic theoretical knowledge and practical skills to safely operate powered boats in a basic (non–moving) water environment.
Course Content Includes
Scope of operations, boat and hull types, drive units, maintenance, pre-trip procedures, rescue boat equipment, PPE, communications, weather considerations, navigation considerations, dynamic risk assessment, launching and recovery, crew operational roles, boat handling under power and with paddles, towing, anchoring, crew person overboard and recovery, casualty pick up, casualty management.
Key Information: This course is facilitated at any suitable location across the UK.
Pre-Requisites: Minimum age 18. Must be a confident swimmer.
Duration: 2 days (9am – 5pm).
Please call the office for course dates
PRICE £325 Per Person
Discounts are available for group bookings (All prices exclude VAT)