Information & Application Process

The IMRF #WomenInSAR Training Course is intended for women operating on maritime SAR vessels, who are already acting as coxswains (or similar position) or who are on the path to becoming coxswains.

To help us allocate the places on this training course to applicants, who have relevant experience and expertise, please answer all the questions in the short application form as fully as possible and then click the “Done” button. Thank you.

We only have 16 places available on this training.

Once we have received your application form, we will assess your application, and will contact you to let you know whether your application has been successful or unsuccessful. Thank you.

The course fee for IMRF members is £350, but at this stage you are not required to pay, as you have not yet booked your place on the course.

The #WomenInSAR Training Course is an IMRF Members only event.

If you are successful, we will ask you to register and pay for your place on this training. More details on how to do this, will be provided if your application is successful.

If you have any questions, please contact Caroline Jupe on

Please click on the “Next" button and then fill in all fields on this short application form.