First Aid Courses for Sailors

First Aid at Sea (REC 1).

This 1 day course is created especially for keel boat sailors and sailing instructors and meets the first aid training requirements of Irish Sailing and the RYA for sailing instructors, and for the Irish Sailing and RYA Yachtmaster Offshore first aid component. It also meets the requirement for the senior first aid certificate for offshore racers subject to ISAF regulations on first aid training (OSR 4.08.4) and also the Royal Life Saving Association. The course includes CPR, cold water shock, immersion and drowning.

Jo has lived, worked and raced on sailing yachts, as crew member and medic. Combining her personal and industry experience, Jo has adapted this REC level 1 course to the sailing environment.

For more information about this one day course content please contact us

On successful completion of the course, candidates will receive a Remote Emergency Care (REC 1) certificate, which is valid for 2 years.

Courses are run in yacht clubs throughout Ireland or can be provided at a venue of your choice. Contact us for more details.

One on one courses, and small group courses can also be arranged.

Upcoming Courses:

25 February 2023, Dunlaoghaire Motor Yacht Club, West Pier, Dunlaoghaire, A96 KT25

contact us if you would like to book a place.

25 March 2023, Howth Yacht Club, Middle Pier, Howth Harbour, D13 E6V3
Please contact us if you would like to book a place.

Course schedule and pricing
Please contact us for information on pricing and scheduled courses for individuals, or to organise your own course for your club.

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