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Auckland EMR Volunteer Training

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Lake Pupuke

1 Northcote Road Ext

Takapuna

Auckland, Auckland 0622

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Learn about being an EMR volunteer at the Dolphin Underwater Club rooms on Lake Pupuke. Theory and inwater sessions. Lunch provided.

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This event is designed to help train our volunteers for the upcoming season and to celebrate the last season with our existing crew. Whether you are new this season or you feel like you need some additional training all are welcome. Senior guides from last season are appreciated to help with the afternoon inwater training.

If you haven't registered as a volunteer yet please follow this link.

When you register you will have the option to attend any part of the following.

10:00am to 11:30am - Icebreaker and introduction to EMR presentation held at the Dolphin Underwater Club rooms

11:30am to12:30pm - Workshop on karakia and briefings.

12:30pm to 1:30pm - Lunch provided by EMR (in level 1 only)

1:30pm to 3:30pm - Lake based sessions: Kayak safety, guiding a group, rescue scenarios, swim test.

We will cover the following during the training:

- Theory session which covers our SOP, fish ID etc.

- How to give a briefing/ karakia

- How to kit up participants

- Leading a group

- Rescue scenarios

- Kayak safety

You will be marked and given a score which will give you your role for the upcoming season. 

Some of the roles are:

Land based

Kayak Support

Trainee Snorkel Guide

Assistant Snorkel Guide

Senior Snorkel Guide.

Please note that we will give you feedback and help you further your skills throughout the season. What ever role you have initially is just a starting point!

A huge thank you to the Dolphin Underwater Club for hosting us in their clubrooms.

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Lake Pupuke

1 Northcote Road Ext

Takapuna

Auckland, Auckland 0622

New Zealand

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