IIMS Certifying Authority spring training day

The IIMS is hosting a face-to-face certifying authority training day on 19 May 2022 at the RNLI’s headquarters in Poole for its own (and other CA) coding examiners with an opportunity to join the afternoon session on life-saving equipment in an online capacity for those delegates who are further afield. Members and non-members are welcome to attend. The event is also likely to appeal to other surveyors who are not involved in MCA coding.

09.00 Refreshments on arrival

09.30 Chris Holloway, RNLI volunteer
He will discuss man overboard kit, lifejackets and recovery technologies.

11.00 Tea & Coffee break

11.20 Paul Glatzel, RYA trainer and RNLI crew member.
A RIB will be brought round for practical demonstration purposes. Paul will also talk about the different man overboard techniques used on different boats.

12.45 Lunch

14.00 Steve Bockett, Ocean Safety
His discussion will cover three principal topics: lifejackets and required maintenance, integration of MOB beacons and liferaft identification and certification.

15.30 Overview from IIMS

15.45 Close

The full address of the RNLI is:
RNLI
West Quay Road
Poole BH15 1HZ

There is paid car parking nearby. If you have a lifejacket, please bring it with you.

The cost for the day is just £120 which includes refreshments and lunch, or the afternoon session is available as an online Zoom attendee at £50.

You can reserve and pay for your place using the online form by clicking here.

If you prefer not to book online, you can call the IIMS head office team on 023 9238 5223 or email Vicky Loizides at education@iims.org.uk instead.

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