Recover a man overboard
Cadets learn how to pick up a man overboard
Recover a man overboard
Watch this video and learn how to pick up a man overboard
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Picking up a man overboard is an essential skill to have when you’re out on the water. So, with the help of some cadets, we’ve made a video to help you learn the basics of how to perform a successful rescue.

There are four key points to remember when recovering a man overboard:

  1. Beam reach
  2. Go about
  3. Head down wind
  4. Control speed

Watch the video below and see how much you know:

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