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CANCELLED – RYA First Aid

July 11

£50 – £60

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.

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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Details

Date:
July 11
Cost:
£50 – £60
Event Categories:
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Venue

Royal Torbay Yacht Club
12 Beacon Terrace
Torquay, TQ1 2BH, United Kingdom
Phone:
01803 292006
Website:
https://rtyc.org