Examiners Award - IRB

Course Overview

The Examiners Award - IRB certifies that the holder is capable of conducting appropriate and fair IRB examinations. The qualification allows members to obtain relevant theory and practical skills to enable them to examine at a consistent standard.

The Examiners Award covers three main areas, preparing for assessment, conducting assessment and completing assessment administration.

Course Information 

Pre requistes

18 years of age
Current member of a SLS club
Instructors Award - IRB

Senior Lifeguard Award - IRB Driver (Refreshed)

Surf Lifeguard Award (Refreshed)



Delivered by

Chief examiner

Who should complete it

Anyone interested in becoming an examiner

Candidate requirements

Candidates must first be signed off as a probationary examiner by the Chief examiner on the required form before they are approved to complete this awards.  
The candidate must serve a probationary period as a provisional examiner under the direction of a Chief Examiner
One approved candidate must fill out the examiners workbook and  control one exam task and be examined against the criteria on the probationary examiners record

Topics covered

1. Preparing your Candidates for the Examination

2. The SLSNZ Education System

3. Prepare for Examination

4. Conduct Assessment

5.Complete Assessment Administration

6. Evaluation


At the completion of the qualification candidates will be able to:

  1. Assess candidate performance


Probationary Examiners Application Form

To download this application form click here