Being an accredited Yachting Australia Instructor is a requirement for an Instructor to deliver Courses under the Yachting Australia Programs at accredited Discover Sailing Centres.
All Instructor qualifications are valid for five years and Instructors are required to pay an annual Instructor fee to Yachting Australia.
To revalidate the qualification and maintain currency the Instructor shall meet the following requirements:
- Hold a current First Aid Certificate
- Pay their annual Instructor fee to Yachting Australia
- Comply with the State/Territory legislation including, but not only, state boat licence and child protection laws (if applicable in that state).
- Read and sign an Instructors Code of Behaviour
- Have been an active Instructor over the five years (based on courses recorded in myCentre reporting)
- Provide evidence of competency as an Instructor