The dates for the 2018/19 Skills Maintenance Sessions are as follows:

  • Sat 24th Nov – Hampton LSC – Full SRC/BM, IRBD/C, ARTC, SM
  • Sat 15th December – Badcoe Hall, Quarantine – Full SRC/BM, IRBD/C, ARTC, SM (open to District)
  • Wed 27th Dec – Badcoe Hall, Quarantine – Only SRC/BM

Things to complete before you come to the first requal:

  1. Online Theory Test from
  2. Double check you have paid your membership
  3. Bring Working With Children Check number if you haven’t already
    submitted it (compulsory for all active members over 18)
  4. Bring Boat License if you are requalling your IRB Drivers

Who has to requal?

What did you complete last year? Requal?
U/13 Nippers and below No requal necessary
U/14 SRC Nippers

Enrolled for cadets – no requal necessary

Not enrolled – must requal to patrol


Enrolled for Bronze – no requal necessary

Not enrolled – must requal to patrol

Bronze Must requal (regardless of attending Silver this year or not)
Silver Must requal
All other active members Must requal

Which awards do I have to requal?

Award Requal frequency
SRC Every year
Bronze Every year
ART [AID] Every year
Spinal Management Every year
IRB Crew / Driver Every year (including practical assessment)
First Aid [AID] Every 3 years (refresher course)

Please be aware of the new requirements for IRB requalifications:

Please be aware of First Aid updates: