Skippers and crew are advised that all future training dates are now available on the "Activity Planner" Squad training is an important part of your responsibility as a competent member on our rescue boats and for new members, your participation is taken into account when you are considered for promotion. Please phone or email the Squad Leader, Peter Huggins if you are unable to attend.  Rostered boat crews and radio operators are exempted.

Radio Course

Members needing to gain their LROCP radio qualification please note that a course will be run starting on November 27th 2017 at our hall. Full details available in "Training Courses" section.

First Aid Including CPR

Required for Qualified Crew, but everyone should have this. So if you do not yet have this qualification or need a refresher, the next course is Saturday 7th October, starting 09:00 in WVSRG Hall. Please email Education & Training Officer on

Basic Fire Suppression in a Marine Environment

All active members need this. Next course Saturday November 4th at WVSRG Hall, 09:00 - 13:00.

Planned Courses

Please advise Education & Training Officer on if you would be interested in attending any of the following planned courses:

Basic Boat Handling Skills,

Advanced Boat Handling Skills,

Advanced Navigation Skills.

Other training courses

We will be offerering other training courses from time to time so keep an eye on the "Training Courses" section of our web site for details as they occur.