Become a Trainer and/or Assessor for your club
There are many benefits involved in becoming a Surf Life Saving NT Trainer or Assessor. Other than the benefits of helping thousands of Lifesavers to learn new skills here are a few more benefits:
- Industry Recognised Training – The award that you will receive upon successful completion of your course is Nationally Recognised. With these accreditation's you can take them across to your workplace and increase your own opportunity for development.
- Upgrade your skills – Training and/or assessing is one of the best ways to build upon your own skills. Participants often initiate discussion on topics you may never have explored.
- Career Opportunities – The award and experience you will gain as a Trainer or Assessor could be a benefit to your career, regardless of your industry. Skills in training and assessment can improve your presentation skills and could even lead to you becoming a Workplace Trainer or Assessor.
What are Trainers and Assessors?
A Trainer is someone with special knowledge in a particular field who teaches or instructs another person in a learning environment, to improve that person’s skills and knowledge.
An Assessor is someone with special knowledge in a particular field who serves to evaluate another person, to ensure they are deemed ‘competent’ in what the person has trained in.