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Instructor Pre-Course Briefing (Covid 19)

This is for all instructors briefing their clients at the start of a new course / activity.

Introduction: instructor name, course name, duration and breaks, hat / suncream / water.

Covid 19: brief clients of current regulations applicable in Wales.

Site briefing: location of changing, toilets, first aid, muster point and fire alarms.

Operating area: parameters, hazards and wildlife.

Course outcomes: content, scope and skill level.

PPE: buoyancy aid / lifejacket, wetsuit, waterproofs.

On the water: signals.

Emergency action plan: what to do in the event of an emergency.

Instructor personal kit: Whistle, knife, VHF radio.


Instructor additional kit * Throwline, carabiner, towline, survival bag, first aid pack, spare SUP leash.


Incapacitated Instructor* VHF radio, First Aid, Chart & Card.


*For SUP / Kayak instructors working solo or away from the centre’s operating area for hires.


17th August 2020