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New RYA Course Dates Announced

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Published 14:44 on 29 Jun 2022

Here is a list of our RYA courses over the summer months. 

RYA VHF Radio Course - Short Range Certificate
Introduction
A course and exam for anyone who owns a fixed or handheld marine VHF radio. A radio is an important piece of safety equipment on board and it is vital to understand the correct procedures. The Short Range Certificate is the minimum qualification required by law to control the operation of VHF and VHF Digital Selective Calling (DSC) equipment on any British flagged vessel voluntarily fitted with a radio either fixed or hand held.
Course Content
Basics of radio operation, frequencies, distress, emergency and medical assistance procedures, making ship to shore telephone calls, Digital Selective Calling, Global Maritime Distress Safety System.
Course Schedule
09:00 - 17:00 on Saturday the 20th of August.
Course Cost
The course fee is £90 for Club Members or £120 for non-Members, plus a £60 fee to the RYA for the assessment and licence.

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RYA Basic Sea Survival Course
Introduction
Liferafts and the equipment they contain, survival techniques, lifejackets, medical aspects of sea survival, search and rescue techniques.
Course Schedule
10:00 - 15:00 on Saturday the 16th of July and 18:00 - 21:00 on Tuesday the 19th of July.
Course Cost
The cost of the course is £139

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RYA First Aid Course
Introduction
Our one-day course covers all the usual first aid subjects, but from a boating perspective. It is aimed at anyone who goes afloat, whether on inland waters, rivers, estuaries or on cross channel passages. This course is MCA approved and satisfies the requirements for Coastal Skipper Yachtmaster and Advanced Powerboat certificates of competence and some commercial work afloat.
Course Content
10:00 - 18:00 on Sunday the 17th of July.
Course Cost
The cost of the course is £99 for members and £125 for non-members.

Please contact us on 732229 or email office@shyc.je to book your place on a course. 

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