City & Guilds Accredited Commercial Boat Handler Course (DEFRA Approved) 

Course in Detail 
The Commerical Boat Handling Course 
This 5 day package was specifically developed with Ramora UK to provide a competency based training platform for an individual or organisation to build upon. Being a City & Guilds accredited course it demonstrates that personnel have been trained in accordance with a worldwide-recognised training lead body. On completion of this training candidates will be able to operate craft safely and effectively in varying sea conditions, whilst being fully aware of the safety implications and welfare of crew and passengers alike, for example, Whole body Vibration (WBV) and safety briefings; thus ensuring UK industry Best Practice is adopted at all times when afloat. 
 
Being City & Guilds accredited, employers are assured that this training is quality controlled and assessed by a Training Lead Body, which is now recognised in over 90 countries, but they will also know that the training has been standardised! 
 
In some cases employers can also claim the full cost of the training too. For further information about the City & Guilds accredited Commercial Boat Handling course please contact us here at boatability@gmail.com 
 
Target Audience: 
Government Agencies (DEFRA approved supplier of training for this course) 
Militaries (Approved supplier of training for the Royal Navy and Royal Saudi Navy) 
Construction Industry 
Security Services (Can also provide ISPS, MSO, STCW Training) 
Public Services and other professional agencies 
Education Sector 
Foreign Agencies (As above) 
General Public 
 
Course Aim: 
To ensure individuals, groups, companies and militaries worldwide are adequately trained in the use of powered craft and the associated safety equipment necessary to comply with the associated regulations and legislation on inland waterways and coastal waters. 
 
The course can also be used to assess or bolster existing competence if current certification or experience is not appropriately verified or accredited. 
 
Course Main Training Objectives: 
Able to operate powered craft effectively and safely in the commercial, military or public sectors 
Carry out job specific tasks as required by the organisation, e.g. Pacing, Boarding, Anti Piracy (NOTE: The RYA does not permit its schools to teach this training on any RYA course!) 
Can navigate the Inland and Coastal Waterways safely in accordance SOLAS, IRPCS, IALA and Inland Waterway governing bodies world-wide 
Can operate VHF and DSC Radios legally, effectively and competently 
Telephone 02392 346075 / 07985 089973 Email: boatability@gmail.com