RCD Awareness course

By | November 16, 2018

This RCD Awareness course includes the latest legislation and issues on the Recreational Craft Directive. Increase your knowledge of the latest legality on the RCD, to ensure compliance in this important area.

Are you up to date with the requirements of the RCD? Get information on the latest legislation and issues within the Recreational Craft Directive.

Event dates:

  • 18 February 2019 – Norwich
  • 17 May 2019 – Southampton

Event time: 10:00am to 4:30pm

Attend the full day or British Marine have made the morning only session available to brokers, importers and distributors:

The new Recreational Craft Directive, 2013/53/EU, has increased the Statutory obligations and responsibilities on those other than manufacturers within the supply chain of recreational craft, such as distributors and importers, which includes requirements to check official documentation and retain technical information.  There are also changes to the responsibilities of owners who carry out modifications to their vessels and re-sell.  In order to raise awareness within the industry of these fundamental changes, British Marine have made the morning session of the awareness course suitable to be taken as a short course for brokers, importers and distributors.


  • Update on the legal requirements applying to recreational craft and their components
  • Understanding your responsibilities when manufacturing recreational craft and their components

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Contact:  Liv Whetmore – 01784 223631 / lwhetmore@britishmarine.co.uk