Aberdeenshire Sailing Trust
SRC (VHF) Course
This course covers the use of VHF and DSC (Digital Selective Calling) procedures. Legally anyone using a VHF or DSC
VHF must have a licence to do
Only people aged 16 or over may sit the exam to gain the licence.
This certificate looks at all the basic first aid things that you need
to know from a boating perspective.
As other first aid certificates, it's valid for 3 years. Holding
this certificate or similar is essential before becoming a dinghy instructor, powerboat instructor or Yachtmaster.
Boat Maintenance Course
We offer a half day course looking at basic boat repairs such as gelcoat and fibreglass
repairs, riveting, and repairing common problems in boats such as toppers, lasers and similar.