Upcoming Member Education Courses

The below training courses are available to members of the Club.  Please ensure you read the details of each course, ensure you meet the pre-requisites and submit your registration using the link provided.

 

Skills Maintenance 2017/2018 Season

The Club will be conducting 3 'bulk' skills maintenance sessions for the 2017/2018 season.  Members will be able to complete their skills maintenance for SRC, Bronze, Radio Operator, Advanced Resuscitation, IRB Crew and IRB Driver.  The 3 dates will be:

  • Skills Maintenance #1  - Sunday 24 September 2017 (7am to 11am) - Registrations close Sunday 17 September
  • Skills Maintenance #2 - Saturday 4 November 2017 (7am to 11am) - Registrations close Sunday 20 October
  • Skills Maintenance #3 - Sunday 17 December 2017 (7am to 11am) - Registrations close Sunday 10 December

Numbers will be capped for each session and will be closed once registrations reach their limit.  You are strongly encouraged to attend an earlier session and not leave until the last session.

You must ensure that you are a financial member for the 2017/2018 season prior to attending.


ATV Operator Induction

The Club will be conducting an ATV Operator Induction course on Sunday 29 October 2017 at 7am.  The course will take approximately 1 hour depending on number of participants.

Prerequisites are:

  • Current Qld Driver's License (not expired or suspended)
  • The license can be provisional or open (NOT LEARNER)
  • Please ensure you have your license with you on the day for certification
  • Financial member for 2017/2018 season

Register for this course by clicking on the link below.  Registrations will close at 5pm on Sunday 22 October 2017.



Bronze Medallion (BM)/Surf Rescue Cert (SRC) Weekend Course

The Club will be conducting a weekend course for members to obtain either their Bronze Medallion or Surf Rescue Certificate on the following dates:

  • Sunday 5 November
  • Saturday 11 November
  • Sunday 12 November
  • Saturday 18 November
  • Sunday 19 November
  • There may be some midweek night training (Brisbane and Sunshine Coast) depending on availability of trainers.

Download the draft training program (coming soon).

Training will be held each day from early morning (approximately 7.30am) until mid to late afternoon.  The final assessment will be held on Sunday 19 November.

Prerequisites for the course are:

  • 13 years of age for SRC or 15 years of age for BM
  • Financial member for 2017/2018 season
  • SRC candidates must be able to swim 200 metres in less than 5 minutes.  BM candidates must be able to swim 400 metres in less than 9 minutes.  A pool swim will be conducted on the first day of training.

Register for this course by clicking on the link below.  Registrations will close at 5pm on Sunday 29 October 2017.