Course Details


IRB Crew

Upcoming Courses

NameDateTimeLocationAvailable SpacesCostSingle Enrol
Christies Beach IRB CrewPlease speak with Richard Nurmi08:30 am – 04:30 pmChristies Beach Surf Life Saving Club7$0.00

Introduction:

The IRB Crew course provides participants with the knowledge and skills needed to effectively crew and inflatable Rescue Boat (IRB) in surf rescue operations.

Target Audience:

Pre-Requisites

To enter the IRB Crew Certificate course candidates must have meet the follow course prerequisites:
  • Minimum of 15 years of age on the date of final assessment
  • Hold and be proficient in Bonze Medallion 

Learning Outcomes:

  • PUASAR015 – Crew a Small Powercraft in a rescue operation

Learning Methods:

Assessment
Participants will be assessed individually and in group activities. Participants need to display competency in all assessable elements to successfully complete the unit package PUASAR015 accreditation.
 
Assessment is conducted using the following methods:
  • Scenario assessment – Participants are required to demonstrate the essential skills and knowledge to respond to a range of first aid or emergency situations‚ including scenarios aligned with the performance criteria required for this program.
  • Demonstration of IRB Crew skills– Participants will demonstrate all skills required for the assessment of IRB crew including scenarios.
  • Theory Assessment – Participants must complete theory assessments (eLearning & gap theory assessment) with a 100% pass rate.

Program Benefits:

Content:

  • This course includes the following elements:
  • Introduction to working with IRB’s
  • Introduction to IRB equipment
  • Introduction to crewing an IRB
  • Basic Crewing of the IRB
  • Perform rescues in an IRB as a crewperson
  • Search and Rescue (SAR) Operations
  • IRB towing
  • Surf equipment & basic maintenance