Opening checks

Person Operating The Boats

Have you signed in at the cafe and collected the boat house keys, container keys and a radio?

What does the weather report say?

Safe to open

Do not open

Do not open

Wind speed

Ok to open

Do not open - this is over force 4 wind

Open but with caution - be mindful of the change in weather

Have you done a lake check (walk around the outside)?

Are there any hazards?

Report to the duty manager at Andover Leisure Centre

Have you opened the container and put your own buoyancy aid on

Have you collected the equipment needed (paddles, buoyancy aids, first aid kit) and taken it to the Jetty placing it in the correct locations

Have you collected the staff rescue boat and taken it down to the jetty

Have you re-locked the container and returned the keys back to the cafe

Have you swept the Jetty?

Have you told the cafe staff you will be entering the boat house?

Have you unlocked the boat house and taken the pedalos out one by one and moored them to the mooring rings available on left hand side of jetty?

Boats 8 and 12 to be used ONLY

Have you told the cafe staff you are back out of the boat house?

Have you unlocked the single seat kayaks and removed them one by one into the water mooring them onto the mooring rings available on the right hand side of the jetty?

Do you need the code for the kayak padlock?

Code: 1812

Have you wiped down any boat that requires it?

Have you checked all boats? are they safe to use?

Have you got everything ready for the day?

Have you told the cafe that hire is open and ready for use?

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Boat checks

Swan Boat 1

Currently out of action

Swan Boat 2

Is the Boat Clean and ready for use?

Are there any signs of damage?

Pedals working correctly

Steering working correctly

Are all bungs in place

Is there any body work damage

Any other problems

Swan Boat 8

Is the Boat Clean and ready for use?

Are there any signs of damage?

Pedals working correctly

Steering working correctly

Are all bungs in place

Is there any body work damage

Any other problems

Swan Boat 12

Is the Boat Clean and ready for use?

Are there any signs of damage?

Pedals working correctly

Steering working correctly

Are all bungs in place

Is there any body work damage

Any other problems

Single seat Kayak 1

Is the Boat Clean and ready for use?

Are there any signs of damage?

Are all bungs in place

Is there any body work damage

Any other problems

Single seat Kayak 2

Is the Boat Clean and ready for use?

Are there any signs of damage?

Are all bungs in place

Is there any body work damage

Any other problems

Single seat Kayak 3

Is the Boat Clean and ready for use?

Are there any signs of damage?

Are all bungs in place

Is there any body work damage

Any other problems

Double seat Kayak 1

Is the Boat Clean and ready for use?

Are there any signs of damage?

Are all bungs in place

Is there any body work damage

Any other problems

Double seat Kayak 2

Is the Boat Clean and ready for use?

Are there any signs of damage?

Are all bungs in place

Is there any body work damage

Any other problems

Staff rescue Kayak

Is the Boat Clean and ready for use?

Are there any signs of damage?

Are all bungs in place

Is there any body work damage

Any other problems

Canoe 1

Is the Boat Clean and ready for use?

Are there any signs of damage?

Is the seat broken

Is there any body work damage

Any other problems

Canoe 2

Is the Boat Clean and ready for use?

Are there any signs of damage?

Is the seat broken

Is there any body work damage

Any other problems

Canoe 3

Is the Boat Clean and ready for use?

Are there any signs of damage?

Is the seat broken

Is there any body work damage

Any other problems

Canoe 4

Is the Boat Clean and ready for use?

Are there any signs of damage?

Is the seat broken

Is there any body work damage

Any other problems

Canoe 5

Is the Boat Clean and ready for use?

Are there any signs of damage?

Is the seat broken

Is there any body work damage

Any other problems

Canoe 6

Is the Boat Clean and ready for use?

Are there any signs of damage?

Is the seat broken

Is there any body work damage

Any other problems

Launch Area

Is the Jetty checked and safe for operation?

Has the area been swept and made safe?

Are there any signs of nesting wildlife?

Water Level Safe?

Please attached picture of water level.
Frist Aid & Safety Equipment

First Aid Equipment checked and in place?

Are there enough buoyancy aids in a range of sixes available on the Jetty?

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Closing checks

Have you notified the cafe that hire is closed

Have you collected the keys from the cafe

Have you cleaned any boats that require it

Have you put all the paddles back into the storage unit

Have you put all the kayaks and conoes back on the storage

Are all the kayaks and conoes chained up

Have you told the cafe you will now be going into the boat house

Have you put the swan boats away one by one into the boat house

Have you locked up the boat house

Have you told the cafe staff you have now finished in the boat house

Have you returned the staff rescue boat back to the blue container

Is all the remaining equipment put back into the blue container

Have you returned our buoyancy aid back to the blue container

is the blue container securely locked

Have you returned the keys and radio back to the cafe

Have you signed yourself out at the cafe

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Please note that this checklist is a hypothetical example and provides basic information only. It is not intended to take the place of, among other things, workplace, health and safety advice; medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment; or other applicable laws. You should also seek your own professional advice to determine if the use of such checklist is permissible in your workplace or jurisdiction.