The Australian Sailing Race Officer Seminar is a half day seminar for Club level or two day seminar for State/National level, aimed at educating people who wish to become involved with the officiating aspect within the sport of Sailing. Race Officers play an important role within sailing, conducting racing at clubs, and enabling organised participation and competition .
There are no pre-requisites for participation in this seminar. However, attendance at the AS Race Officer Seminar is just one aspect of becoming a Race Officer. For more information on how to achieve a Club, State or National Race Officer accreditation, please contact Greg Dixon in Sailing Services.
Participants of the AS Race Officer Seminar will receive a Certificate of Completion. To become a recognised Race Officer, participants will need to complete an application form and submit the necessary paperwork to accompany their application to Sailing Services.
Who should do this Course
People who have a keen interest in Sailing and want to participate in another facet of the sport. Those who may be interested in becoming a Race Officer include parents who may have limited experience with sailing and want to contribute to the sport, volunteers at yacht clubs and sailors who no longer actively participate in the sport.