Virtual classroom Risk Awareness (WARA21.2) FULL

Event Start: 23/08/2021 18:00
Event Ends: 23/08/2021 21:00

You are required to complete a Risk Awareness course as part of the Level 1 - Endurance Officials course.

Content:

Following attendance at this course candidates will have knowledge and understanding in the following areas:

  • Reasons for undertaking a risk assessment
  • Risk Awareness methodology and content
  • Identify hazards, risks and how to control them
  • Who is at risk from an event
  • Who is responsible for Risk Awareness and who needs to be involved
  • Appreciation of the production of a Risk Assessment document
  • Timetable for the production of a Risk Assessment
  • Practical considerations in the production of Risk Assessment

Duration: 3 hour session with breaks

Date: Monday 23rd August 2021

Cost: Free

Time: 6-9pm

Location: Virtual classroom (once you register to the course via Athletics Hub your booking confirmation email with contain your Zoom link). 

To Apply: Registration link here

For more information on how to navigate Athletics Hub click here.

Become a graded UKA Level 1 Endurance Licensed Official follow the steps below:

  1. Book onto the Level 1 Endurance course Wednesday 25th August 
  2. Read the Health and Safety Guidance for Endurance Officials.
  3. Attend 4 varying* competition experiences and record in the Record of Experience form.
  4. Email both your accreditation form and ROE form to officials@welshathletics.org for grading in order to receive for UKA Level 1 License. 

*Any 4 from the following experiences will be accepted on an Endurance Officials Record of Experience sheet to attain a level 1 licence. No more than two of the same type of experience should feature. Three differing experiences should be achieved as a minimum:

Pre-Race Registration Duties
Assisting with the setting out a start / finish area pre-race
Start Line assisting / assembling Athletes
Course Marshalling
Marshalling Crossing Points
Marshalling at Road Junctions
Assisting with the judging / recording at a race finish or equivalent
Stewarding / Marshalling at finish or operating a finishing funnel
Timekeeper Recording

More questions?  To find out anything else about this course please contact officials@welshathletics.org