Guide Training – Fingal Bay, August 2019
August 17-18 2019
Note: Direct registration is disabled for this event. You will need to submit an application to the training coordinator. Places are limited and registration will be limited to successful applicants. Successful applicants will be advised by the end of May.
Ideally your application should include a recommendation from a current club trip leader, other qualifications you hold (for example Sea Skills), percentage of validated log book experience that would count towards the experience log required and any other information you think relevant to support your application. Your application should be no more than half a page.
The qualifications that the training is appropriate for is Sea Guide or Enclosed Sea Guide qualifications. The overnight camping endorsement is also encouraged which will increase the log book requirement.
There will be approximately and $80 charge to successful applicants to cover accommodation costs and instructor fuel costs for this weekend.
The weekend will involve on water skills review, advanced rescue skills, group management scenarios, multiple rescue management, designing events for different skill levels, incident case studies , leadership training and tips for leading novices. There will be an assessor attending this training event.
Costs associated with candidate subsequent assessment include registration costs payable to Paddle Australia which is currently $170 for 3 years. Reimbursement is subject to club finance policy.
More information on club leadership is here.