Hawkes Bay - Surf Official Level 1
Tel: 027 677 2300
LEVEL 1 OVERVIEW
The Level 1 Surf Official Award is an entry level award given to candidates that have demonstrated competency in a range of surf official support roles and who have demonstrated basic knowledge of the rules relating to sport events. This award enables parents, caregivers and other to get involved in support of athletes of all ages. The course aims to provide the fundamental knowledge and skills necessary to officiate at club and regional levels.
The Level 1 Surf Official Award is the first step on the SLSNZ Surf Official Development Pathway.
Pre-requisites: Current member of a SLS club | 16 years of age
Self directed online learning (2-3 hrs) followed by a 2hr practical session and 2 days practical experience as an assistant official.
Online Pre-learning: The self-directed online learning must be completed prior to attending the 2hr practical session. This online course consist of 3 modules:
- Part 1: The Surf Official Handbook
- Part 2: Surf Sports Competition Manual
Who should attend: Any SLSNZ club members interested in getting started in surf officiating including competitors, or previous competitors, parents, supporters or existing volunteer 'officials' with no formal training/award.
Participant requirements: 2 hr. practical session, plus completion of two days practical experience. Practical experience must be signed off by an accredited Level 1 Surf Official Assessor.
- Introduction to officiating
- Surf Officials Roles
- Communication with athletes
- Assessment and Accreditation
- Surf Sport rules and regulations
- Principles of Risk Management & Health and Safety
Please find flyer attached here
To enrol into the 2 hr course please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org