Recorders Exam

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Do you want to know why the computer allocates lanes as it does, the difference between Deck and FINA seeding, what needs checking on referee's placing at a manual gala, what information can be included if a DQ in the race?

If you are asking questions like this, or being asked by Coaches, then the Recorders course if for you.

It is open to all SASA members who have completed their Timekeepers course.

To qualify for a Recorders certificate, it is required to sit a written examination and then undertake a period of Probationary Service.
Applications are now invited for the May sitting of the examination and should be with the STO convener by the 1 March 2020.

The application form may be sent by email to  

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Alistair Shields
7 Arran Marches
EH21 7DQ

Applicants please note the examination fee will be paid by the District so a cheque is not require to accompany the form.
Dates of workshops will be circulated after the closing date for applications. 

Application forms and Recorder workbook can be downloaded from

Alistair Shields
STO Convenor.