RYA Safe and Fun Safeguarding Awareness (Online)
This online course is aimed at Dinghy and Windsurfing Instructors and Seniors, and anyone else involved in working with children and/or vulnerable adults at an RYA club or training centre. Newly qualifying Dinghy/Windsurfing Instructors and Senior Instructors are required to complete this course prior to their instructor course.
- You should have a genuine interest in this subject
An introduction to safeguarding and child protection
Understand good safeguarding practice
How to recognise potential signs of abuse
How to deal with signs of abuse
Who to refer any concerns to
Working with children and/or vulnerable adults
Please choose your preferred study option below (subject to change).
This course costs: £10.00
If the amount shown is more than £0.00 and you are aged 19 and over at the start of the course, you may have options to help fund your studies with us. The funding you can receive depends on your personal circumstances, and could mean you are entitled to fully subsidised or reduced tuition fees.
This course is fully funded for 16-18 year olds (if applicable to the course).
You may also be entitled to support with travel, childcare and equipment.
To find out exactly what you could receive, contact our Helpzone team on 08000 380 123 for a free, impartial appointment, with no commitment necessary.
"When you start out as a Fisher you're looking between 2-4% of the total catch which is how we get paid off the top of the catch but 2-4% could be £300 a week, or it could be £1500 a week. It varies completely but I've never been to sea for less than £150 a day."Laurence Gilson