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SILVER MEDALLION IRB DRIVERS COURSE [session 1]

December 4, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

SILVER MEDALLION IRB DRIVERS COURSE (SESSION 1)

Course Description

Candidates will learn the roles and responsibilities of an IRB Driver. This role carries some of the highest responsibilities of any Patrolling member. They will be trained in preparing the boat for operation, with specific attention to the running and operation of the motor. Safely and effectively launch, land and negotiate the surf using the correct techniques.  Learn to identify hazards and deal with incidents; reporting to the Patrol Captain. Conduct rescues, both conscious and unconscious. Supervise and the Crew and deal with the general public. Carry out emergency procedures if required, in the surf.

Course Requirements

Candidates must hold the IRB Crew Certificate and be at least 17 years of age at the time of assessment.

Course Structure

The IRB Driver’s award is usually run over a period of two to three months. Drivers are required to complete at least 20 hours of training and then must be deemed by the Trainer to be ready for assessment.

Wanda SLSC usually runs one or two courses a season. Training may continue in the off-season, (May onwards).

Send your expression of interest here

DATES

  • Friday 4 December 2020 – 6:30-8:30pm
  • Saturday 5 December 2020 – 9am-12noon
  • Saturday 12 December 2020 – 9am-12noon
  • Saturday 19 December 2020 – 9am-12noon

**Break for Holidays**

  • February 2021 – Assessment – Date and Time TBA

VENUE

Wanda SLSC

Send your expression of interest here

For any further information please don’t hesitate to contact:

Gerard Cafe – directoreducation@wandaslsc.com.au or Clubhouse Wanda SLSC- clubhouse@wandaslsc.com.au

Download the Pathways booklet

Details

Date:
December 4, 2020
Time:
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.wandasurfclub.com/courses-2020/

Venue

Wanda Surf Life Saving Club
2 Marine Esplanade
Cronulla, NSW 2230 Australia
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Phone:
95234343
Website:
https://www.wandasurfclub.com/