Canterbury - Surf Officials Level 1 Course

Event Details

Tue 11 Aug 5:30PM
Southern - Canterbury

Event Contact:

Luke Smith

Tel: 021 190 1432

Email: luke.smith@surflifesaving.org.nz

<p>The Surf Official Level 1 course provides an entry level and developmental programme for Surf Life Saving Club members wishing to pursue or continue officiating at surf lifesaving events. The course aims to provide the basic knowledge and skills needed to officiate at club and regional levels.</p> <p>The Surf Official Level 1 course is the first step on the Surf Life Saving New Zealand Surf Officials pathway. Officials interested in further developing their skills can then progress to the Surf Official Level Two course.</p> <p> </p> <h1>Topics covered</h1> <p><span> </span></p> <div class="inline-table"> <table border="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="221"> <p><strong>1.</strong><span> </span>Introduction to officiating</p> </td> <td width="221"> <p><strong>2.</strong><span> </span>Effective communication with athletes and others</p> </td> <td width="221"> <p><strong>3.</strong><span> </span>Officials, the law and risk management</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="221"> <p><strong>4.</strong><span> </span>Rules and guidelines of surf lifesaving competition</p> </td> <td width="221"> <p><strong>5.</strong><span> </span>Officials and their duties</p> </td> <td width="221"> <p><strong>6.</strong><span> </span>Health and Safety missing person</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="221"> <p><strong>7.</strong><span> </span>Surf Official roles – Course Judge, Marshall, Recorder, Finish Judge</p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p> </p> <p>Please register online through the <a href="https://webportal.surflifesaving.org.nz/login?returnUrl=%2F">SLSNZ Database</a>. Go to the National, Course Instance section.</p> <p>For help on how to register or for further information on the course, please visit the<span> <a data-udi="umb://media/2fb54b5ca6bc4a109e841eb53e136f5e" href="/media/989996/surf-officials-11-08.pdf" title="Surf Officials 11-08.pdf">Event Flyer</a> (pdf)</span></p> </div> Development

Description

The Surf Official Level 1 course provides an entry level and developmental programme for Surf Life Saving Club members wishing to pursue or continue officiating at surf lifesaving events. The course aims to provide the basic knowledge and skills needed to officiate at club and regional levels.

The Surf Official Level 1 course is the first step on the Surf Life Saving New Zealand Surf Officials pathway. Officials interested in further developing their skills can then progress to the Surf Official Level Two course.

 

Topics covered

 

1. Introduction to officiating

2. Effective communication with athletes and others

3. Officials, the law and risk management

4. Rules and guidelines of surf lifesaving competition

5. Officials and their duties

6. Health and Safety missing person

7. Surf Official roles – Course Judge, Marshall, Recorder, Finish Judge

 

Please register online through the SLSNZ Database. Go to the National, Course Instance section.

For help on how to register or for further information on the course, please visit the Event Flyer (pdf)