Where is the course held?
Our training courses takes place on the tidal Thames, starting from Chiswick Pier – located on Corney Reach Way, London W4 2UG.
Do you provide refreshments/lunch?
Lunch isn’t provided, but we do provide refreshments (tea, coffee, biscuits) and will return to the pier each day for a lunch break. Candidates are welcome to bring a packed lunch, or head out to cafés/shops nearby (within easy walking distance).
Can I arrive late?
No, regrettably we can’t accommodate candidates who arrive late. Please ensure you allow plenty of time to arrive before the advertised start time of your course. If you fail to attend the safety briefing at the beginning of the course, you will not be able to attend any subsequent sessions and will have to rebook to attend at a later date at additional cost.
Where can I park?
The pier is located within a private housing estate, with on-street parking restrictions in operation at all times.
On Pumping Station Road and Corney Road, Hounslow CPZ hours are Monday-Friday 9am-5pm.
Pay & Display parking is available at Chiswick House (10 minute walk). There is also limited on-street parking on Riverside Drive during weekdays.
Where’s the nearest public transport?
Barnes Rail (0.8 miles) is around a 15 minute walk.
Stamford Brook (1.1 miles) is around a 22 min walk.