First Aid Courses for Sailors

First Aid at Sea (REC 1)

This course is created especially for yachtsmen, yachtswomen, and dinghy sailors.

Jo has lived, worked and raced on sailing yachts, as crew member and medic. She currently works freelance, teaching MCA approved remote medicine courses within the yachting industry in Europe. As a Yachtmaster, Jo has a good understanding of emergency procedures and communications at sea. Combining her personal and industry experience, Jo has adapted this REC level 1 course to the sailing environment.

This course meets the first aid training requirements of Irish Sailing and the RYA, for sailing instructors, and includes CPR, cold water immersion and drowning.
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On successful completion of the course, candidates will receive a Remote Emergency Care (REC 1) certificate, accredited by the Irish Sailing Association and the RYA, which is valid for 3 years.

Courses are run in yacht clubs throughout Ireland, or can be provided at a venue of your choice. Please contact us for more information.

If you would like to discuss a course tailored to your needs prior to a sailing passage or cruising trip, please
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