With the 2016/17 patrolling season just around the corner it’s time to hop back into the water in preparation for this year’s requal. Requal is a chance to refresh all the knowledge that we’ve put to the back of our minds over winter and prepare ourselves for the coming season.
All active members must complete their requalification before January 1st to remain proficient.
You are required to requal to remain proficient if you hold any of the following awards:
- Bronze Medallion
Resuscitation Certificate (CPR)
Advanced Resuscitation Techniques
- IRB Crew Certificate
Silver Medallion IRB Driver
Gold Medallion (must also requal Bronze Medallion)
Surf Rescue Certificate (SRC)
There are three steps to requalification:
The sessions available to Fairhaven Members are listed in full on the booking system. The most relevant ones are:
|SKILLS MAINTENANCE||DATE & TIME||LOCATION|
|Sandridge||Sun 13 Nov @ 9am||Sandridge LSC|
|Fairhaven – Start of Season Function||Sat 19 Nov @ 1pm||Fairhaven SLSC|
|Lorne||Sun 20 Nov @ 9am||Lorne SLSC|
|Anglesea||Sun 26 Nov @ 2pm||Anglesea SLSC|
|Torquay||Sat 27 Nov @ 9:30am||Torquay SLSC|
|Torquay||Sat 3 Dec @ 9:30am||Torquay SLSC|
|Jan Juc||Sun 4 Dec @ 9:30am||Jan Juc SLSC|
|Torquay||Sun 18 Dec @ 9:30am||Torquay SLSC|
|Anglesea||Mon 26 Dec @ 9:30am||Anglesea SLSC|
|Jan Juc||Tue 27 Dec @ 9:30am||Jan Juc SLSC|
|Anglesea||Fri 30 Dec @ 10am||Anglesea SLSC|
|Anglesea***||Mon 2 Jan @ 10am||Anglesea SLSC|
|State Skills Maintenance||TBC||LSV – Sandridge Beach|
*** – SPORTS COMPETITORS WILL NOT BE ELIGIBLE FOR COMPETITION IF THEY DO NOT ATTEND A SKILLS MAINTENANCE SESSION BEFORE THE END OF 2016
The club will open the Sunset Bar after the Fairhaven requal on the 19th November to celebrate the start of the upcoming season so we hope to see you there.
All Skills maintenance will cover All Awards unless specified otherwise.