to become an irb crew/ driver

 

IRB Crew
See Surf Life Saving New Zealand website for more details

Requirements

  • You need to be at least 14 years old at time of examination.
  • You must be a hold a current / refreshed Surf Lifeguard Award.
  • You must be a paid up member of Surf Lifesaving New Zealand (through a Surf Lifesaving Club like Orewa)


IRB Driver 
See Surf Life Saving New Zealand website for more details

Requirements

  • You need to be at least 16 years old at time of examination.
  • You must be a hold a current / refreshed Surf Lifeguard Award (for more than 6 months).
  • You must be a paid up member of Surf Lifesaving New Zealand (through a Surf Lifesaving Club like Orewa).
  • You must be a hold an IRB Crew persons award (can be gained at the same time as an IRB Drivers award).
  • You need to hold a VHF operators certificate (must be gained prior to the Beach Exam). for more info


To Join a Club & Fee Structure
Follow this link for information on how to join and fee structure.
There is an additional fee of $35 to cover workbooks and exam fee.
Contact Orewa SLSC on 09 427 8574 or admin@orewasurfclub.co.nz if you have any queries

Training 
Usually at Orewa Surf Club and several West Coast days will be arranged.
For next training dates contact Heather at club  admin@orewasurfclub.co.nz

Follow link to support training videos from SLS Queensland
IRB Training Manual online

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