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.

2018 Race Management Seminar Schedule

TO REGISTER FOR ONE OF THE COURSES BELOW, CLICK HERE

COURSE   LOCATION   DATES   COURSE FEE   COURSE CONDUCTORS
                 
 Level 1&2 Race Officer Course   Toronto Hydroplane & Sailing Club   March 3 & 4, 2018   $77.41 (includes tax)   Graham Dougall & Paul Brennan
 Level 1&2 Race Officer Course   Oakville Yacht Squadron   March 3 & 4, 2018   $77.41 (includes tax)   Irene McNeill & Steve Reid
 Level 1&2 Race Officer Course   Kingston Yacht Club

CANCELLED DUE TO LOW ENROLLMENT

  March 10 & 11, 2018   $77.41 (includes tax)   Ross Cameron & Bill Visser
 Level 1&2 Race Officer Course   Nepean Sailing Club   March 17 & 18, 2018   $77.41 (includes tax)   Bill Visser & Ross Cameron
 Level 1 Assistant Race Officer Course   Port Credit Yacht Club

CANCELLED DUE TO LOW ENROLLMENT

  March 24, 2018   $54.24 (includes tax)   Pat Lymburner & Janet Geisberger
 Level 1&2 Race Officer Course   Whitby Yacht Club   March 24 & 25, 2018   $77.41 (includes tax)   Pat Lymburnerr
 Level 1 Assistant Mark Layer Course   Port Credit Yacht Club   April 21, 2018   $54.24 (includes tax)   Pat Lymburner
Additional courses will be posted when available.
                 

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

TO REGISTER FOR ONE OF THE COURSES 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.

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