RYA World World Sailing Offshore Safety Course 

RYA Offshore Safety Course 

Introduction to the City Sailing RYA/World Sailing Offshore Safety Course to set the scened for further discussion. 

Vessel Roll in breaking waves 

We explain how it is possible that a breaking wave with the height the same or more than your beam is enough to capsize you. 

EPIRB and Rescue Beacons

Tony Bullimore only escapes his ordeal for over four days inside the Excide Challenger due to his position beacon and his true grit to survive. We love his book 'Saved' it is well worth a read. 

Fire is a sailor's greatest fear. We have no way of going to the assembly point and when we get there our raft is not that fie proof.

Person Overboard 

In this tutorial, we look at how we avoid falling over the side and what to do including getting people back on board. 

 

We also have a clip filmed by Paul on location in Agina Greece.  

Weather and Waves 

Learn about weather and waves, refraction of waves and what makes waves break. 

Rescue at Sea

Rescue at sea, how a rescue from a helicopter and lifeboat is conducted. 

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