Yacht Helideck Safety Awareness

Welcome to the Yacht Helideck Safety Awareness course

This course has been designed to meet the training requirements  laid down in the Red Ensign Group Yacht Code for non helideck trained yacht crew on board yachts with a commercial helideck.

The course will take approximately 30 minutes to complete with 4 easy to follow video lessons and a multiple choice quiz.  The lessons can be taken on PC, laptop, tablet or mobile devices.

On completion of the course you will have a basic understanding of helideck operations on board superyachts and helideck safety.  NOTE this course has been designed as a familiarisation  for NON helideck crew and is NOT a qualification for Helideck Landing Officers (HLO), Helideck Assistants (HDA) or Helideck emergency team member.

The lessons cover the following subjects –

  • Introduction to Heli-Operations
  • Helicopter Hazards
  • Foreign Object Damage (FOD)
  • Rotors Running Entry & Exit Procedures