RYA / ISAF Offshore Safety course satisfies the training required by ISAF Offshore Special Regulation 6.01 for category 0, 1 and some category 2 offshore races. It is suitable for skippers and crews of yachts wishing to take part in the Rolex Fastnet Race. The aim of the ISAF Offshore Safety course is to provide skippers and crews of yachts wishing to take part in offshore races with the necessary skills and knowledge to deal with an emergency whilst offshore.
The RYA / ISAF Offshore Safety course is run in two - one day modules which may be taken in any order. Of of the modules is the RYA Sea Survival course. If you have attended the the RYA Basic Sea Survival course within the last five years then you need only attend the ISAF Offshore Safety training Module.