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RYA First Aid (Evening Classes)

October 13 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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One event on October 13, 2020 at 6:00 pm

£55 – £65

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 and to support skippers.

Note: This RYA First Aid course is taught as an evening class across two evenings on the 6th & 13th October 2020.

Course AimsOne day course that covers all the usual first aid topics, but from a boating perspective.          
Assumed KnowledgeNone
Duration1 day
Minimum AgeNone
Course ContentThe recovery position in a confined space, CPR, drowning, cold shock and hypothermia from immersion and/or exposure, seasickness, dehydration, medical assistance or advice by VHF, helicopter rescue.
Abilty after courseConfident using a basic knowledge of first aid, and how to assist first responders.
Applicable CraftAll
Formally assessedNo
Course Materials ProvidedRYA First Aid Handbook
Maximum Student : Instructor Ratio8:1
Person performing CPR on a dummy


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RYA First Aid (RTYC Member) - 06/10/20
£ 55.00
8 available
RYA First Aid (RTYC Non-Member) - 06/10/20
£ 65.00
8 available


October 6
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
£55 – £65
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Royal Torbay Yacht Club
12 Beacon Terrace
Torquay, TQ1 2BH, United Kingdom
01803 292006