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CST Experiences

A 2-day course to introduce a range of safety and rescue techniques to support water users. This is a useful qualification for anyone involved in safety cover for sailing clubs and events, and will allow access to a greater range of activities and responsibilities while out on the water. 

Previous Experience: competent Powerboat Level 2 helm

Age Range: 16+

Duration: 2 days

Timings: 0915-1645

Dates: offered twice a year in March and September or on request

Maximum Teaching Ratio: 6:1


Please get in touch to arrange on 01326 702326 or

Included in the cost of the course:

  • RYA Safety Boat Handbook
  • RYA Safety Boat Certificate (upon successful completion)
  • All specialist kit (powerboat, fuel, buoyancy aid)

Additional items you will need to bring:

  • RYA Powerboat Scheme Syllabus & Logbook
  • Suitable footwear & clothing (you will not be asked to immerse, however it will be expected for participants to be able to operate in shallow waters)
  • Refreshments

A comprehensive list of items to bring will be available in the joining instructions



Powerboat Courses

  • Safety Boat

    You will learn a number of techniques to recover dinghies, windsurfers and kayaks, as well as how to provide race officer support, mark laying and fleet management. The course will predominantly use centre console RIBs.

    £ 295.00
  • RYA Safety Boat Handbook (G16)
    £ 11.99

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Call us on 01326 702326