Safety Boat Skipper

During normal operations the Safety Boat will be manned at all times by a qualified helm accompanied by an able bodied crew. 

Everyone on site must always be aware of what is happening on the lake in case of incidents that require the Safety Boat.

Other main duties include:

At the start of the session test the safety boat to ensure that it is operational 

Launch the safety boat 

Put out buoys for the sailing course to be used that day 

At the end of the session return the Safety Boat to the Boat House 

Safety Boat Skipper will have the required RYA qualifications

The crew will receive training  


Managing people, Organising, Outdoor work.


  • Accessibility
  • Age restrictions
    Over 16 years old
  • DBS check required
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
    None paid
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
    Part of the membership fee
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 30/03/2020

End Date: 30/03/2021

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning Yes No No Yes No No No
Afternoon Yes No No Yes No No No
Evening No No No No No No No


Aquativity Centre
Testwood Lakes, Brunel Road
SO40 3XP

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