Inland Waterways Crew Course
This is a new course being piloted during 2013. It is an entry level course and can be run in conjunction with the Inland Waterways Helmsman’s course for mixed ability groups.
This course is ideal for introducing
friends or family members to crewing a vessel on the inland waterways, and for
giving them an understanding of how they can assist the helm.
Your instructor will cover all the basics of being a useful
crew member, including personal safety; communication on board; throwing a
mooring line; some basic boat handling; helping in locking operations; how to
be a good look out; what to do in an emergency and looking after the environment.
|1 day as a stand-alone course, 2 days if
accompanying another course
|Personal safety, seamanship, dealing with
emergency situations, coming alongside, picking up a mooring, boat handling
|Ability after the course
|Able to be a useful crew member and assist the
Article Published: March 07, 2013 13:44
Article Updated: July 24, 2013 15:30
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