Skills Maintenance Check (Requal)

To maintain your SLSA awards, all active and long service members must complete a Skills Maintenance Check prior to the 31st of December as per SLSA Policy and NCSLSC by-laws.

Course Prerequisites:

  • Financial member of the Surf Life Saving Club
  • Award must be current or have not expired for more than 3 years*

*any members that had not undertaken an SMC for 3 years or more would be required to complete the SMC on-line component and then undertake a skills assessment to determine what, if any, areas the member needed to undergo further training in to be assessed as competent.

Course Length:
Bronze Requal 2.5 – 3 hours
Surf Rescue Certificate Requal 2 hours
ARTC / ART (AID) Requal 1 hour
IRB Crew Requal minimum 30 minutes (depending on prevailing conditions)
IRB Driver Requal minimum 30 minutes (depending on prevailing conditions)

A list of all award SMC’s will be available at the beginning of the 2021/22 season.

Bronze Medallion Requal Dates

Requal #1 – 23 October – 7am to 10am 

Requal #2 – 30 October – 7am to 10am

Requal #3 – 4 November – 5am to 7:30am

Requal #4 – 11 November – 5am to 7:30am

Requal #5 – 13 November – 7am to 10am

Requal #6 – 18 November – 5am to 7:30am

Requal #7 – 21 November – 7am to 10am

Requal #8 (MASTERS) – 25 November – 5am to 7:30am

Requal #9 – 27 November – 7am to 10am

Requal #10 – 2 December – 5am to 7:30am

Requal #11 – 4 December – 7am to 10am

Legends Requal – 4 December 10am to 1pm

Requal #12 – 11 December – 7am to 10am

Requal #13 – 14 December – 5am to 7:30am

Requal #14 – 16 December – 5am to 7:30am

Surf Rescue Certificate Requal Dates

Requal #1 – 31 October – 7am to 9:15am

Requal #2 – 6 November – 8am to 10am

Please note, as per last season if you do not attend your enrolled SMC you will be charged a $50 administration fee. You may not withdraw from a registered SMC less than 48 hours before the course as we have confirmed our trainers for this session. If you DO NOT attend a SMC before the 31st of December then your membership at North Cott SLSC will be terminated.