Training | River Safety – ‘Riverside Community Water Safety Training’

PLEASE NOTE: Due to limited numbers, this is for riverside businesses only.

We will be joined by the award-winning Thames Skills Academy to gain key skills and confidence to know what to do if you or a member of the public falls into the Thames.

Once completed you will receive a workbook of the key concepts, examples and practical techniques.

To register, please email:

Date:  Tuesday, 17th May 2022

Time:  3.30 – 5.30 pm

Venue: The Bishop / Kingston Riverside

Included in the session:

This course will help you to:

  • Be aware of the hidden dangers of the River Thames and to take steps to minimise the risk of being in or near water
  • Use a throw line and life ring
  • Learn what to do if you or a member of the public gets into trouble in or near the water
  • Give you the confidence to be able to react quickly in a dramatic situation

About the Thames Skills Academy:  A not-for-profit, Group Training Association supported by the Port of London Authority, Transport for London and Tideway to raise standards and improve skills on the River Thames and other inland waterways.