September 15, 2019

‘Whole of Fleet’ New RQYS Safety Auditing Rules Info Night
RQYS will be running a briefing on the new safety auditing initiative implemented for the 2019/20 season which will be compulsory all racing boats at RQYS and SYC. The briefing will run after WAGS on 18 September, at 6:30 PM in the RQYS Auditorium. Everyone is welcome.  


‘Whole of Fleet’ Safety Inspectors Needed for Off the Beach Boats – Training Session
We are looking for people with a good knowledge of Off the Beach boats (perhaps particular classes) to volunteer as a safety inspector. We will be running a training session on how to understand the form, complimented by a practical element.
This training session will be run on Saturday 12 October from 08:00 AM until around 11:00 AM in the RQYS Auditorium. Everyone is welcome.


‘Whole of Fleet’ Safety Auditors for Yachts
In line with our ‘Whole of Fleet’ Safety Equipment Auditing we are seeking expressions of interest from experienced sailors who may wish to become Safety Equipment Auditors.

A National Equipment Auditor – Should be a yacht owner who has had experience racing in SR category 1 or 2 races.
A Club Equipment Auditor – Should be someone who has had experience racing yachts at club or national level.

There are two steps you need to take to become an accredited auditor:

  1. Approach your club about representing them as a CEA or NEA then obtain a Letter of Endorsement.
  2. Attend the auditor’s seminar where attendees will complete the course and jointly complete the exam

The next seminar will be on the 19th October 2019 at RQYS. Please get in contact with the RQYS Sailing Office by emailing to confirm you attendance and eligibility.

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