RYA First Aid
BH Marine's First Aid Course is highly recommended by the MCA and the HSE. It is perfect for professional skippers of small craft working within 60 miles of a safe haven, including Boatmasters and the Senior First Aid certificate needed by offshore racers subject to ISAF’s regulations on first aid training.
The subjects specific to boating include: -
The recovery position in a confined space
CPR, including the drowning protocol
Cold shock and hypothermia from immersion and/or exposure
Seasickness and dehydration
Medical assistance or advice by VHF - Helicopter rescue