Attendance at a Race Management Seminar, and passing the associated examination, is a prerequisite for an application to become a Regional or National Race Officer.
Conferences are a method of keeping up to date.
National Race Management Seminar
The National Seminar is organised and run by RYA Race Management Committee approved Instructors. There is likely to be one per year held in varying parts of the country. There is an exam associated with the seminar and a pass is one of the requirements for the NRO qualification. The pass mark for the examination is set at 75%. Preparation for the seminar includes being very familiar with the RYA Race Management Guide (click on the download button on the right side of this page).
Candidates attending this seminar must be a Regional Race Officer unless there are exceptional circumstances.
Existing National Race Officers are encouraged to attend as a refresher.
Senior officials of Classes are welcome to attend so they can experience first hand what is being taught to GBR race managers.
The closing date for applications to attend the National Race Management Seminar is two weeks before the date of the seminar.
Attend a National Race Management Seminar
No seminars currently planned
Regional Race Management Seminar
The Regional Seminar was previously known as the Regional Race Officer (RRO) Course or the OMRO Course and are organised by the Regional Race Management Coordinators and run by RYA Race Management Committee approved Instructors. The Seminars are held around the country. Preparation for the seminar includes being familiar with the RYA Race Management Guide (click on the download button on the right side of this page). At the end of the Seminar, a 50 question multi-choice exam is set with a 70% pass mark. A pass in this exam gives the candidate, as long as they are an RYA member, an automatic Club Race Officer Plus (CRO+) qualification and certificate. This exam pass is one of the requirements for the RRO qualification.
The closing date for applications to attend the Regional Race Management Seminar is two weeks before the date of the seminar.
Attend a Regional Race Management Seminar
Give the Race Officials Administrator a call to register your interest 02380 604161
Article Published: May 19, 2009 13:27
Article Updated: May 13, 2016 10:12