Safety Boat Course

Saturday 5th & Sunday 6th November 2022

This two-day course provides the skills required when acting as an escort craft, safety boat or coach boat for a fleet of dinghies, windsurfers or canoes, or for racing or training activities.

It includes rescue techniques and elements of race management and mark laying.

This course is available for members over the age of 16 who already have a Power Boat Level 2 Certificate and at least one year’s practical experience since gaining PB2.

It is strongly recommended that a member of the rescue crew should also hold a first aid certificate (or should have experience of first aid).

Any member interested in taking this course should register their interest by email to by no later than Saturday 29th October

The course fee for CSC Sailing members is £ 160.

Members who live within MEABC area can apply to the Council for an individual grant to cover the cost of this coaching course. This must be done in advance of participating.

Funding for Individuals – Coaching Courses & First Aid Training

For projects between 4 October 2022 – 31 March 2023 only. Maximum funding up to £250 per individual. Each individual participant will be required to complete a separate application.

Open from 4th October 2022

Closes Tuesday, 28/02/2023