Offshore Personal Safety Training for sea sailors (OPST)

PR Sailing organizes, together with STC-KNRM, safety training for sailors.

You cannot change the wind, but you can change the position of the sails.

Practical, 1-day training for sea sailors. The certificate meets the qualifications for offshore competitions such as the Fastnet Race and Middle Sea Race.

The following components are treated and tested:

  • Care and maintenance of safety equipment
  • Storm sailing
  • Damage check and repair
  • Heavy weather – trips of the crew, operation of the boat, sea anchor
  • Prevention and recovery of people overboard
  • Provide assistance to other vessels
  • Hypothermia
  • SAR organization and methods
  • Weather forecast
  • Life rafts and life jackets
  • Precautions against fire and the use of fire extinguishers
  • CPR and first aid
  • Communication equipment (VHF, GMDSS, satcomms, etc.)
  • Pyrotechnics and EPIRBs

We can also provide customized training for you. More information? 

contact us:

mail: info@whitecoraloffshore.nl

tel: +31 (0) 880 666  222

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