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RYA Sea Survival

1 Day


Increase your chances of survival. This 1 day course for leisure and professional boat users hones in on practical training in the use of modern survival, search and rescue equipment will maximise your chances of survival in cold waters. Classroom session and 2 hours in the pool with a life raft.



To maximise knowledge and skills in the correct use of modern and traditional search and rescue, lifesaving and safety equipment. To build confidence in your ability to deal with real life emergencies and casualties on the water.

RYA sea survival course and is valid on vessels up to 3000 tons.

Preperation for survival
Principles of survival
Search and rescue
Life rafts
Dealing with casualties


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1 day course including 

pool session

Student to instructor max ratio

6 : 1




(1:1 Individual)



(6:1 Group)



Knowledge Required

No prior knowledge or experience is required to undertake this course!

What To Bring


A pair of swimming trunks and a t-shirt for the pool session.

A Towel

To dry off after the pool session.

A good attitude to learn!

A packed lunch or money to eat out

We have a fridge-freezer, kettle, microwave, small cooker, cutlery, plates, coffee/tea/sugar/milk for you to use.

Got A Boat?

Own Boat Tuition

If you've just bought a boat or are looking to boost your confidence in an area you are based, please get in touch! We can travel to you, or you can bring your boat to us.

  • Use of pool and life raft​

  • Use of lifejackets

  • RYA Book(s)

  • Use of Kitchen

  • Hot/cold drinks

  • Experienced, enthusiastic and approachable instructors

  • Certificate upon successful course completion

Skills Gained

Confidence in the use of modern survival and rescue equipment at sea and in heavy weather. The ability to care for yourself and your crew members in a real emergency. Intimate knowledge of operating life rafts and lifejackets.


The RYA Sea Survival certificate is a requirement for anyone applying for any RYA commercially endorsed skippers license.

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