JOIN US FOR SEASON 2021/22

Shoalhaven Heads SLSC welcomes all community members to join our family friendly and inclusive  club .

UPDATE 17 Sept  2021: Due to continuing NSW Health  restrictions on our locality  which also prevents participation in Community Sport (including SLS activities)  we  are delaying  registrations for  Junior Nippers and other new member categories until  future dates TBC .

Current patrolling members please renew before your first patrol or by 30th Sept 2021 to comply with SLS insurance requirements 

Senior Patrol memberships and  registration of  trainees for Bronze Medallion or Surf Rescue Cert courses can be made at any time throughout the year

COVID – We have policies and procedures in place for maintaining safe activities for all members of the club that reflect current multi government advice and developed in partnership with Surf life Saving Australia and Surf Life Saving NSW our governing bodies.

We have a club policy for Junior Nippers Activities that at least one parent must also be a club General Member .

All memberships are done  online through the Surf Life Saving NSW website .If you are a new member or renewing member  use the portal links at options 1 or 2 below.

If you need help using the online membership portals please refer to  SURF LIFE SAVING MEMBERSHIP USER GUIDE If you have ongoing  issues with registering online you’ll need to lodge a service help request to  the online  SLS IT help desk. Our Club Registrar, Nicky, can also assist with checking your prior membership details and non tech related items registrar@headssurf.com.au

JOIN AS  A NEW MEMBER/ RE-NEW YOUR EXISTING MEMBERSHIP ONLINE

1.NEW MEMBERS (who have never been a member of any surf club in Australia even as a nipper)

NEW MEMBER JOINING A SURF CLUB FOR FIRST TIME

At the first page after clicking on JOIN select : Surf Life Saving and our club: “Shoalhaven Heads” then follow the process .

Families can make rego easier as there is option  to  group your family together under a primary registered member .

You’ll need to create a member user account profiles for each adult and also for senior Nippers/Cadets 13+  doing  the Surf Rescue Cert or Bronze Medallion Patrol Awards. This login will give you access to update basic  personal information and access member-only organisational and training  resources relevant to being a member.

2. RENEWALS FOR EXISTING/PAST MEMBERS

SURF LIFE SAVING MEMBERS AREA 

If you haven’t already created a  member user account in a previous season you will need  one  this year.

3. FEES and PAYMENTS  FOR MEMBERSHIP,TRAINING,CLUB  UNIFORM,CARNIVAL ENTRY AND CLUB SOCIAL EVENTS

All membership fees must be paid at time of registration when you complete the online enrolment. The fee amount includes a Surf Life Saving Capitation Fee of $17.70

MEMBERSHIP FEES 2021/22

Patrolling Member over 21 $50

Patrolling Member Cadet 14-21 (F/T at school/Tafe /Uni) $40

Associate Member/other volunteer $50

General Member (Nipper Parent) $20

Individual Junior Nipper TBC

NSW ACTIVE KIDS VOUCHERS are accepted for Nippers and Cadets 5-18 in full time education if eligible. The value in the payment option is  the full voucher $100.The club cannot do refunds for any voucher payments .

No adult or junior member is covered by SLSA insurances until all admin requirements are complete. This includes payment and supplying proof of ID age documents .

Each  membership application for 2021/22 will be reviewed  by Club Board of Directors prior to approval. You are not a member until confirmation of your club membership is received by email/sms

HOW TO PAY

a) Use the  Payment Option tabs  in the new member rego portal or, if a renewing member, in the members area portal.

There is a link to a club price list. “Shoalhaven Heads” is the selected entity to pay then list in detail each member and items you are paying for .

You can also use this direct link  to the Surf Life Saving Australia WESTPAC SECURE E-PAYMENT GATEWAY  

You will receive a receipt please forward this to the club registrar : registrar@headssurf.com.au

4. CLUB UNIFORM CLOTHING

Each Junior Nipper  must buy   compulsory safety clothing and wear at all sessions

1. Water safety rash vest @ $20

2. Nipper age cap @ $15

Each Bronze and SRC trainee must buy a compulsory water safety rash vest @ $20

A range of optional club clothing and patrol items will also be available through the clothing store at the club on Sundays 8.45-9.30am

5. BRONZE MEDALLION AND SURF RESCUE CERTIFICATE COURSES -Fees TBC
Course includes  access to online learning course + on completion first basic patrol uniform (shorts, shirt and cap) and the annual member fee,
Cadet trainees 13-18  can use a NSW Active Kids Voucher  if eligible for  2021/22
All  course  trainees must purchase a fluoro water safety rash vest @ $20

👀👀👀👀 IMPORTANT INFORMATION TO BE COMPLETED AT TIME OF REGISTRATION and BEFORE MEMBERSHIP IS VALIDATED and ACCEPTED by CLUB and SLSA

  • CREATE A MEMBER USER ACCOUNT
  •    CREATE USER ACCOUNT .    You must use the exact name and  email address/mobile phone number you used on your membership rego. ie: don’t  use your nickname if you registered in your birth name. If you are unsure of these we can check the SLSA member database so   contact registrar@headssurf.com.au
  •  PROVIDE AN OFFICIAL GOVERNMENT ID DOCUMENT SHOWING DATE OF BIRTH

.           JUNIORS: Birth Certificate or Passport

.          ADULTS 16+:  Birth Certificate, Drivers Licence or Passport

Send a copy  of the proof of age id document to registrar@headssurf.com.au

SAFEGUARDING CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE

SLSA is a strong advocate for keeping young people safe in our club and community and has extensive policies in place to protect all volunteers and members . Some club members helping regularly in roles with juniors are  required by the Club Executive to register for a Working With Children Check (WWCC) for volunteers in line with Surf Life Saving NSW Safeguarding Children and Office of the Children’s Guardian policy.

https://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/child-safe-organisations/working-with-children-check

All MEMBERS ARE EXPECTED TO FOLLOW  THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF MEMBERSHIP AS SIGNED  WHEN REGISTRATION IS COMPLETED ONLINE (or as a manual form) & ACT in ACCORDANCE WITH THESE STANDARDS & WITH SHOALHAVEN HEADS SLSC INC CONSTITUTION & BYLAWS.

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