Maritime & CoastGuard Agency
For 'Passenger Operations' (capacity of 12 plus) 'Workboat' & 'Towing or Pushing' entitlements
- MCA BoatMaster Ancillary ‘Water Safety & Personal Survival’ (Restricted)
- MCA BoatMaster Ancillary ‘Boat Fire Safety’ (Restricted)
- MCA Tier 2 'Task Record Book' Completion Course
The above courses need to be undertaken along with your ‘underpinning knowledge’ of MCA regulations prior to sitting a BoatMaster’s exam. An accepted First Aid course such as the RYA First Aid qualification is also a requirement.
Qualifying services time, recorded in your ‘Work Record Book’ is also needed to progress to BoatMaster. Contact us for further information.
MCA BoatMaster Ancillary ‘Water Safety & Personal Survival’ (Restricted)
- Avoiding accidents
- Operating injuries
- Man overboard
- Lock safety
- Strong flows, currents and tides
- Vandalism and aggression
- Rescue equipment
- Equipment carried on board
- Lifesaving equipment
- Dealing with hypothermia
- Weil’s disease and other waterborne infections
- Risk assessment
- Health and safety law
MCA Boat Master Ancillary ‘Boat Fire Safety’ (Restricted)
- Triangle of combustion
- Classification of fire
- Fire legislation
- Fire hazards on boats
- Fire prevention
- Actions on discovering a fire
- Carbon Monoxide
MCA Task Record Books need to be signed off by your BoatMaster trainer, a tick in the box upon every successful manoeuvre, completed to their satisfaction. Contact us for further details.
MCA BoatMaster Ancillary Training
Water Safety & Personal Survival £140.00 per candidate
Boat Fire Safety £140.00 per candidate
Task Record Book Completion Courses £175.00 per candidate.
Discounts available on group bookings / closed courses.
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