to become an irb crew/ driver

 

IRB Crew
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).
  • You need to hold a VHF operators certificate (must be gained prior to the Beach Exam).

 

IRB Driver 
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).

 

Fees 
Club membership        $85  for the 2014/2015 season.
Exam & Manuals          $35 (one off).
If you want to compete as a surf club member there is an additional $120 competition fee.
Contact Orewa SLSC on 09 427 8574.

 

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