Anchors Away prides itself on partnering with highly qualified Safety Professionals. Below is a detailed breakdown of the members Marine Curriculum Vitae

Andrew Aveley – Founding Member

Marine Qualifications

SAMSA – Theory & Practical Examiner for Vessels <9m and >9m in length

  • Skipper – Local Waters (Restricted) and Sheltered Waters Category R
  • Day Skipper – Category E, C and B
  • Coastal Skipper

Endorsements:

  • Dive Skipper
  • Surf Launching on the South & East Coast

SAMSA – Small Vessel Surveyor for Vessels <9m and >9m in length (Select Commercial Surveys)

SAMSA Small Vessels Pre Sea – Assessor and Trainer

Commercial Certificate of Competency – 40 Nautical Mile Day / Night on vessels greater than 9m under 25 gross Tons

Endorsements:

  • Dive Skipper
  • Surf Launching on the South & East Coast

RT VHF Operators License | First Aid – Level 3 | Survival at Sea 2 Day

Pre Sea Induction training – Vessels <9m under 25 Gross Tons | Competent Crew – Sailing

Basic Fire Fighting | Basic Rescue Swimmer Training – ORYX Helicopters (NSRI)

Surf Launch Certification (NSRI) | Outboard Operator & Maintenance

NSRI Crewman STATION 12 Knysna – 2002 – 2012

Marine & Club Safety Accreditations

Commissioner of Oaths – Knysna Safety Officer

2002 – 2006 Knysna Deep Sea Club | Southern Cape Deep Sea Association – Provincial Safety Officer