There are a variety of positions that need to be filled on the water to help our Race Officers. The more demanding the role the more experience and qualifications are required. RFBYC will assist you in obtaining whatever training is appropriate in your case. Training is available for all RFBYC volunteers.
Courses Conducted for On Water Volunteers
- First Aid
- Radio MROCP
- Mark Laying Basics
- Mark Laying Advanced – includes GPS
- Power Boat Handling
- Safety Boat Endorsement
- Race Management
- Start/Finish Boat Basics
Courses are generally conducted when their are sufficient numbers to run them. If one of the courses above interests you, please put your name down by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Once a course has been scheduled, it will be advertised via the Club's "Gybesheet" E-Newsletter and on the Club's Notice Board. Sign up details will be notified within the advertisement. If you are not yet receiving Gybesheet, sign up by emailing email@example.com
Costs of courses vary from no-charge to a nominal fee depending on the actual course and the amount of volunteering you do for the Club. Course costs, if applicable to a course will be notified within the advertisement.