Date: Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th August
Venue: Whakatane SLSC
Address: 7 Mair St, Ohope 3121
Time: Kicking off at 9am on Saturday.
The purpose of this development weekend is to provide local IRB development opportunities aimed at those who are at introductory to intermediate level, and to further their knowledge, experience and skills.
To provide an opportunity for new/trainee IRB Drivers and
1. Gain further driving and crewing hours under experienced instruction
2. Improve their skills with the assistance of experience instructors and examiners.
3. Enhance local instructional skill bases.
4. Complete the Theory Test Component for Drivers and Crewman award.
We will be sending two experienced instructor/examiners to assist the local instructors with this weekend to further enhance the skill and knowledge base locally.
To register follow the link below and complete the online registration form, https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/BOPIRBDEVCAMP
Closing Date for Registration: Friday 27th July 2018
Thanks to Zespri we are able to offer these courses at no cost to our members, however should you register for the course and fail to turn up your club may be invoiced for the cost of the course $50.00. Please check with your Instructor if you wish to register.
Weekend Programme & Requirements:
Saturday: 9am - 4pm
Sunday: 9am - 2pm
A theory component will be offered for those candidates that are ready, this will be conducted on Saturday afternoon. If conditions permit, a crewman practical exam will be held for candidates.
What to bring along:
- Full Wetsuit
- Lunch and snacks both days
- Water Bottle
- Warm dry clothes
- Any medication which you require
- Workbook for Driver Candidates
Clubs will also need to provide their own equipment for their candidates, this includes but not limited to: IRB Hull, Engine, Fuel, Tools, and Fuel Bladder etc.