Race Officer Seminars

Race Management Assistant Race Officer (Level 1) & Club Race Officer (Level 2) 

The Ontario Sailing Race Management Committee has course conductors certified by Sail Canada available to run workshops in race management in your area. If there is sufficient interest within your club or class association, a workshop can be arranged right in your home club.  If you would like to arrange for a course to be run at your club please contact Krystal via email or 1-888-672-7245 ext. 221.

2017 Race Management Seminar Schedule
 

TO REGISTER FOR ONE OF THE COURSES LISTED BELOW, CLICK HERE

COURSE LOCATION DATES COURSE FEE COURSE CONDUCTORS
Level 1&2 Race Officer Course Sarnia Yacht Club March 4 & 5, 2017 $75.71 Irene McNeill & Bill Visser
Level 1&2 Race Officer Course Barrie Yacht Club March 25 & 26, 2017 $75.71 Graham Dougall, Steve Reid, & Paul Brennan
More courses will be posted if/when member clubs confirm interest.

*A current Rule Book is required for all courses.  These are available for purchase by contacting Margaret at ext. 223 or via email.

 TO REGISTER FOR ONE OF THE COURSES LISTED ABOVE, CLICK HERE

 
Content

Assistant Race Officer (Level 1) Theory

  • Duties and responsibilities of:
    • Recorder
    • Timer
    • Flag Officer
    • Sound Signaler
    • Line Judge
  • Basic compass skills
  • Setting and maintaining start/finish lines

Prerequisites

None

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Club Race Officer (Level 2) Theory: Application form 
  • Duties and responsibilities of leading a Race Management Team
  • Regatta Organization
  • Compass Skills – Calculating race course

Prerequisite

Level 1

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For certification as a Mark Setter, a National Race Officer, a Senior National Race Officer or a RM Course Conductor, please contact Sail Canada.
 
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Registration

All workshops are intended to be self-supporting. Therefore all workshops are scheduled with a pre-registration date and a minimum registration clause. If the minimum number of registrants have not replied by the pre-registration date, the workshop will not be conducted as scheduled.

 
Duration

The Level 1 course is approximately 4-5 hours.  Level 2 courses take approximately 12-14 hours to cover the theory and some practical demonstrations. Depending upon the area and the availability of course conductors, workshops can be structured to run during a weekend or over three evenings.

For more information on hosting or registering for a Race Management Seminar, please contact Krystal via email or call 1-888-672-7245 or 905-572-7245 ext. 221.
 
* A Sail Canada certified race official is working on behalf of Sail Canada and therefore covered by the Director and Officer Liability Policy (see Sail Canada website for details).
 
 

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