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Are you up to date on the Recreational Craft Regulations and the new EU Export rules

Published on: 25 November 2021

21-11-2021

Recreational Craft Regulations (RCR) awareness and the new EU export rules - are you up to date? Could learning how to address these changes effectively help you expand your business? 

Let British Marine help; RCR Awareness, and Exporting to the EU courses - We are taking bookings now!

 


RCR AWARENESS COURSE

OVERVIEW

Designed to increase and expand your knowledge of how to meet the requirements of the post Brexit Recreational Craft Regulations, and assist your ability to manufacture, import and sell legally compliant products.

BENEFITS OF ATTENDING

  • Update on the legal requirements applying to new recreational craft and their components
  • Understanding your responsibilities when manufacturing recreational craft and their components
  • Understanding the legal responsibilities of importing products into Great Britain
  • Understanding the legal responsibilities of those within the supply chain of second hand vessels
  • Understanding the legislation applicable to vessel refit and repairs under the new RCR
  • Understanding the NI Protocol and how it affects products going to Northern Ireland

IS IT RIGHT FOR ME?

Suitable for:

  • All those with responsibility for the design and construction of recreational craft, including directors, managers, designers, consultants and surveyors
  • All those involved in boat building who are responsible for the supply of equipment to any new boat, including engine suppliers
  • All those involved in the refit and repair of recreational vessels under 24m Length Over All (LOA)
  • DIY builders who wish to CE Mark their own boats
  • Importers or agents for boats built outside of the UK

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

Extensive and up to date information on the RCR and the associated International Standards, to help bring you up to date on the latest legislation.

WHAT WILL IT COVER?

  • The legal position of the RCR
  • Boat design categories
  • The detail of the compliance modules
  • The responsibilities of Approved Bodies
  • The “Essential Requirements”
  • The relationship between the regulations requirements and the use of BS EN and ISO standards
  • The details of the Technical File and documentation requirements, including “Owner’s Manual” and “Declaration of Conformity”
  • Annex II components
  • Post construction assessment
  • Major Craft Conversion - Repair and refit
  • Exhaust and sound emissions

AVAILABLE DATES:

Southampton, 31 March 2022 - BOOK YOUR SPACE HERE

THE TRAINERS:

Course developed and delivered by British Marine Technical Team



Exporting to the EU Course

OVERVIEW

Building on the foundations of the Recreational Craft Regulations course, the EU export course looks at what UK exports to the EU need to do to ensure their products meet the EU regulations

BENEFITS OF ATTENDING

  • Get an overview on the differences between the UK and the EU regulations
  • Guidance on MIC registrations
  • Understanding the current list of harmonised standards
  • How to keep your design and certification up to date
  • Brief overview of current tariffs, Rules of Origin and how and where to check tariffs on UK exported goods

IS IT RIGHT FOR ME?

Highly recommended for 

  • All manufacturers currently exporting to the EU
  • Brokers with EU customers
  • Businesses looking to expand or restart their trades with the EU

AVAILABLE DATES:

Southampton, 17 February 2022 - BOOK YOUR SPACE HERE

THE TRAINERS:

Course developed and delivered by British Marine Technical Team