RCD Awareness Course 13-07-2016
Don’t miss the latest updated on the RCD Directive, we are running a course in Stratford-upon-Avon on Wednesday 12 October 2016.

We are also running the course in Southampton on 28 February 2017.

PRICE: £115 + VAT (£138) for British Marine Members


Designed to increase and expand your knowledge of how to meet the requirements of the RCD and assist your ability of complying with this important directive.

  • Update on the legal requirements applying to recreational craft and their componen.
  • Understanding your responsibilities when manufacturing recreational craft and their components.
  • The legal position of the RCD
  • Boat design categories
  • The detail of the compliance modules
  • The responsibilities of the Notified Bodies
  • The “Essential Requirements”
  • The relationship between the directive’s requirements and the use of BS EN and ISO standards
  • The details of the Technical File and documentation requirements, including “Owner’s Manual” and 'Declaration of Conformity'
  • Annex II components
  • Post construction assessment
  • Exhaust and sound emissions
  • The New RCD - mandatory from 2017
Further information is available on the British Marine Website. To book on the course, please contact Liv Whetmore, Training and Events Co-ordinator, British Marine on:
Tel: +44 (0) 1784 223631
Email: lwhetmore@britishmarine.co.uk. or book online, clicking on the relevant course.