RYA First Aid at Sea Course

This one-day course will provide you with the confidence and ability to perform basic first aid when afloat – an essential course for everyone.

Key Course Details

Duration: 1 day

Minimum Age: 12

Assumed Knowledge: None

Pre-Course Experience None

Course Price: £99 per person

Where will this course take place? RYA Training Centre, Polegate, East Sussex


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Sea Training Sussex RYA First Aid Courses are primarily aimed at yachtsmen and other water users, but also for anybody requiring knowledge of First Aid.

During the First Aid Training Course you will be taught the latest resuscitation techniques and how to deal with a range of medical emergencies from asthma to care of unconscious patients, including the recovery position in a confined space, CPR (including the drowning protocol), cold shock and hypothermia from immersion and/or exposure, seasickness and dehydration, medical assistance or advice by VHF, helicopter rescue.

No pre-course experience is necessary. Duration of course is one day. Minimum age for this course is 12 years.

This course is designed to provide a working knowledge of first aid for all those who go afloat, on inland waters or up to 60 miles offshore. The syllabus is based on the recommendations of the Health and Safety Executive and the Maritime and Coastguard Agency. The certificate fulfils the requirements of the MCA Code of Practice for the skippers of small commercial vessels up to category 2 and for all RYA practical instructors.

This course is delivered by an experienced first aid instructor who has worked for the emergency services spanning over two decades.

No pre-course experience is necessary. Duration of course is one day. Minimum age for this course is 12 years.

£99 per person

1 day – The course runs from 9am to approximately 5pm.

Upcoming First Aid at Sea Courses

Please see below for an up-to-date list of all current First Aid at Sea course dates. If you have a specific date in mind that isn’t shown, then please get in touch with us and we will do our best to accommodate you.

All of our courses can be paid for by Paypal or BACS (bank transfer). If paying by BACS, please be aware that we require payment within 24 hours of booking, otherwise the booking may be cancelled.

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RYA First Aid

This one-day course will provide you with the confidence and ability to perform basic first aid when afloat – an essential course for everyone.

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£99.00pp

This course is taken over 1 day

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