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|Start Date||End Date||Duration|
|Tuesday 13th Apr, 2021||Tuesday 13th Apr 2021|
|Sunday 6th Jun, 2021||Sunday 6th Jun 2021|
|Saturday 21st Aug, 2021||Saturday 21st Aug 2021|
|Saturday 2nd Oct, 2021||Saturday 2nd Oct 2021|
For this Foundation Safety and Rescue Training (FSRT) pre-requisites are as follows;
This Foundation Safety and Rescue Training is a practical course that aims to provide paddlers with the key safety and rescue skills required to operate safely in a sheltered environment and to be able to deal with common emergencies.
By the end of the course you will be aware of the safety issues of paddling in a sheltered environment and will have the opportunity to practice and develop the rescue skills necessary to ensure your safety and the safety of others in this environment.
This Foundation, Safety and Rescue Training is aimed at all paddlers – open boaters, kayakers, sit on top, racing boats, sea kayakers, etc, who paddle in a sheltered environment.
It is a useful award for those paddlers who are working towards independent paddling.
The Foundation, Safety and Rescue Training is a pre-requisite for those wishing to complete their Paddlesport Instructor course.
Our equipment stores are by far the best around with a stock of over 100 boats and with matching paddling apparel there is plenty to choose from.
All you will need to bring is footwear for the water, a long sleeved top for under your wet suit and a towel /toiletries. Be prepared to get very wet!!
The following is a list of essential equipment for this course and when operating in a sheltered environment. All are available from our stores but if you do have your own do bring them along.
Participants are encouraged to bring any personal equipment so they get the opportunity to be coached using the equipment they are most familiar with.
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