Safety Basics

This course will help you to develop a basic understanding of safety in rowing.


Who is it for?

Anyone involved in rowing activity who wants to learn more about being safe.

It is also a prerequisite for anyone wanting to attend a Level 2 Session Coach course and Level 2 Club Coach course.

Note: If you are completing Safety Basics as part of a prerequisite for future coaching courses, or as a record of CPD, please log onto RowHow and complete the course.

How long will it take?

It should take around 20 – 30 minutes to complete.

How much will it cost?

It is free for British Rowing members.

Members: Click here to start learning!

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