Specialized RIB Training? The Water Land Training Institute (WLTI) provide
a course geared for offshore boardings, harbour patrolling and marine
search & rescue. Covering all areas from "Rules of the Road"
theory to "Man Overboard" recovery hands on, with frontline
RIB training & maintenance in harsh climate conditions a high priority.
Boarding training consists of marine radio hailing & voice procedure.
RIB handling includes rough weather recovery, 360-degree outer perimeter
search of a hailing vessel and safe approaches when inquiring or boarding
other vessels. Taking charge
utilizing personnel on your boat in the event of a man overboard. You
as the skipper have command and keeping a calm control under pressure
is essential. As each student becomes comfortable operating the RIB the
exercises gradually become more difficult matching an almost real life
Based In Canada, The "Specialized Rib Training" course is also
carried out on a refresher basis pending on how often and demand of personnel
involved. This course includes the Canadian Coast Guard Accredited P.C.O.C.
(Pleasure Craft Operator Card) training & exam testing.