RYA / ISAF Offshore Safety Course
This course satisfies the training required by ISAF Offshore Special Regulation 6.01 for category 0, 1 and 2 offshore races such as the ARC Race, RORC Fastnet, RORC Round Britain and Ireland and RORC Round Ireland Race. Please note since the release of the latest Offshore Special Regulations, certain crew members are now required to undergo separate First Aid training. This course is also known as the ISAF Offshore Course, the ISAF Offshore Safety Course or the ISAF Offshore Race Crew Course.
1 Day - 0930 to 1600
You must hold either the RYA Sea Survival Certificate (or the STCW ‘95 Personal Survival Techniques Certificate), taken within the last 5 years. These courses are normally held consecutively so that you can complete all of the necessary training in 2 days (often a weekend). The ISAF certificate will be valid for 5 years from the date of your Sea Survival Course. If you have previously taken a 2 day ISAF course then you only require a one day ISAF Offshore Safety Refresher
Weather forecasting, practical use of fire extinguishers, use of storm sails, storm tactics while racing, affixing emergency repairs and person overboard recovery.
- One day of shorebased training
- ISAF Offshore Safety Certificate
- Free parking at Shamrock Quay
If the dates below do not suit you we can set up a bespoke 1:1, 2:1 or group course at a time that is more convenient. We have run bespoke courses in Italy, Greece, Ireland, Portugal and France and are happy to travel further if you need us to.
Why choose Stormforce Coaching for this course?:
Our ISAF courses are taught by full time yachtsmen who all have a racing pedigree. Our lead ISAF Tutor is an Ocean Yachtmaster Instructor who has competed in countless offshore events in various yachts. He and the crew aboard 'Chieftain' won the RORC Round Britain and Ireland race, the RORC Cowes to Cascais race, the RORC Cervantes Trophy, the RORC Myth of Malham Race and the RORC Series in class and overall. Doug has skippered trans atlantic and several Fastnets.
Individual Person Price: £99
Please call the office on 02380 231 122 or e-mail email@example.com for more information, or to book this course.
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