RYA 'Safe & Fun' Safeguarding Children & Vulnerable Adults online course

The RYA is an accredited provider with the CPD Standards Office. The Safe and Fun course is an accredited activity which can be used as evidence for your Continuing Professional Development record.

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Who Needs This Certificate

  • RYA Dinghy, Multihull & Keelboat Instructors
  • RYA Windsurf Instructors
  • RYA Senior Instructors
  • RYA Dinghy Coaches
  • RYA Windsurf Coaches

Course Overview

What's Involved?

This is an online course, but an RYA instructor is on hand to provide as much support as you require, predominately via email, but we also offer Skype chats at pre-arranged times. 

The course covers but is not limited to:

  • A basic level of knowledge and awareness, put into the context of realistic scenarios that anyone could encounter at their club or training centre. 

Course Duration

Approximately 3 hours

The course access will expire after a period of 6 months from sign-up. 

Course Fees & Booking

What's Included?

  • Online Course
  • Certificate on successful completion (self printing)
  • Support from one of our RYA instructors


If you have an instructor course coming up, you will cover aspects of the Safeguarding syllabus with your coach/trainer during your course.


Pls Note: 

  • Once we have received your payment, we will create a login for you at the latest by the end of the next working day and email you the details, as soon as you've received these you can start your course. 

RYA Safeguarding Course


  • Available

* Please check your device/computer compatibility before payment (see below) - no refunds will be issued for incompatible devices.

Booking procedure:

Simply Pay online, we create a online login for you and send you the login details. (Note: This is not 'instant 'as it requires a human to input the details

Once you click Pay/Book now, the course will be put in your virtual shopping basket, look at the top right of the web page where you will see a shopping cart icon, click this to proceed.

If you are booking this course on behalf of someone else please ensure you include their details in the 'Notes' box within the checkout process. 

Going On To Complete An Instructor Course?

Check out the free instructor resources or buy teaching aids from: www.instructortoolkit.co.uk 

Safe & Fun Course F.A.Q.s

Q: How many chances do i have to pass the test/assessment?

Q: How many hours of Continuing Professional Development does this course count for? 

A: 3 hours accredited by the CPD Standards Office

Q: How do I get a CPD certificate for my professional body, regulator or employer?

A: You can apply for your CPD certificate by completing the online form accessed in the 'Your Certificate' section of the course. 

Computer Requirements & Technical Support

Check your computer meets the following requirements:

  • Internet connection (WiFi or 3G)
  • Speakers or headphones
  • iPad (iOS 6 or above)
Technical Support

Please visit the Help page on the RYA Interactive website.

Mac with JavaScript enabled in your web browser and Adobe Flash Player.

PC with JavaScript enabled in your web browser and Adobe Flash Player.

How It All Works

Once you've recieved a confirmation email from us, click HERE and login with the username & password we send you.

Carry out your online course. 

If you have any questions about the course content, simply email your instructor.

 On successful completion you will receive a unique certificate as proof of completion. You will need to print this and take it along to the first day of your instructor course

Need additional support? Contact your instructor:


Call us on 01202 406066

Useful downloads:

RYA Training Notice - Safeguarding for instructors
Adobe Acrobat Document 186.8 KB
RYA instructor revalidation form
TRA Dinghy revalidation form.pdf
Adobe Acrobat Document 160.3 KB

Use of your personal data:

To enable access to your online course we need to share some of your personal data with the RYA via your user profile in www.ryainteractive.org This learning management website is hosted and maintained by a third party called Learning Pool, who will not use your personal information for any reason other than enabling your course.

Your name and email address will be entered on www.ryainteractive.org in order to create your user account. On your first access to the site, you will be asked to enter your address and date of birth. You will have access to the site for one year in order to complete your online course. During this period, your personal information will be held on the website by Learning Pool and be available to this training centre and the RYA for the purpose of managing your course.

Instructional support will be provided by this training centre for a period of 3 months from the date of your course booking.

On completion of your course, your name, email, date of birth and address will be transferred to the RYA's central database for the purpose of recording details of the course and any certification you gain as a result of it. This information allows the RYA to record your certification, to update any records they may already hold about you or your qualifications and to verify your certificate if required. After one year from the date of your enrolment on the course, your user account will be removed from www.ryainteractive.org

Full details of how the RYA will deal with your personal information will be displayed when you first access www.ryainteractive.org

Contact us:


Tel: +44 (0) 1202 406066

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