CHAPTER 4: Emergency Preparedness
Welcome to Chapter 4
Welcome to Chapter 4, Emergency Preparedness.
To be a safe and confident boater, you need to know what to do if, and when, an emergency strikes.
By the end of this chapter you’ll know:
When and how to help another boater;
What to do if your boat capsizes; How to recover a passenger if they fall overboard; How to survive if you end up in cold water;
What to do if your boat catches on fire;
Steps to take if your boat runs aground; and
When to file an accident report.
Sounds like we’re going to be well prepared! Let's get started on our first topic, rendering assistance.