Darwin Sailing Club
Safety Boat Operator

Safety Boat Operator

Learn the skills needed to support water based activities

PREREQUISITE: Powerboat Handling

DATES: 

Friday 3 March @ 18:00hrs-21:00hrs

Saturday 4 March @ 08:30hrs–17:00hrs

COST: TBA

Certificate details

This Yachting Australia Accredited course provides the skills needed to support water based activities at clubs, schools and outdoor recreation centers. You will learn the basic aspects of providing safety boat support to a Club race and be briefed on use of the Club's tractor, essential for the safety boat launching and recovery. This course provides essential skills for on-water volunteers and is strongly recommended for Darwin Sailing Club division representatives running races.

I will learn about…..

  • Equipment selection
  • Race management theory
  • Race course design
  • Communication technique
  • Rescue of other craft,
  • Lay and recover marks

Safety Boat Operator

Safety Boat Operator


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