Foundation Safety and Rescue Training

When on the water accidents can happen and it’s best to be prepared and have the skills to help if required. The FSRT is designed for all paddlers, coaches and volunteers working around the water. It can be completed as a bank-based or boat-based course.

This course will teach simple and safe skills as a foundation to further safety training in British Canoeing.

On completion of this course you will have skills to ensure your safety and the safety of others, as well as rescue skills to help yourself, or others in difficulty.

To participate on this course you must:

Be 14 years or over
Be able to swim in normal paddling clothes
Hold the 2 star award or have equivalent ability, except for bank-based participants
For more information or to book a course please fill out the form, or email:

info@rocktheboatactivities.co.uk

Prerequisites
2 Star (if a boat-based participant)
Be able to swim in normal paddling clothes
Aged 14 or over
Recommended Kit To Bring
The following is a list of recommended equipment:

Towline OR tow system
Throwline
Webbing (sewn or unsewn sling) and large karabiner
Whistle
Knife
Useful Downloads
Foundation Safety and Rescue Training Course Notes

Foundation Safety and Rescue Training Syllabus