Online motorsport training
The Scottish Association of Motor Sports Clubs' training team are running a series of online training seminars, live on Zoom.
You can sign in with a computer, tablet or smartphone.
You'll receive a certificate as evidence of attendance.
Please note that these dates are subject to change if the situation with the pandemic changes.
If you have any queries, please contact the SAMSC Regional Training Team at firstname.lastname@example.org
23rd-31st January 2021
Officials' Learning and Development Week
Motorsport UK are holding a series of interactive online sessions aimed primarily at Clerks, Stewards and Scrutineers; however, all Officials are encouraged to attend.
Spaces on the weekend webinars are limited, so please use the links below to register for your chosen date and time – you only need to attend one; if your first choice is fully booked, please try a different one. A 15-minute comfort break will be provided halfway through.
- Register for Saturday 23rd January 2021, 10:00-13:00
- Register for Saturday 23rd January 2021, 14:00-17:00
- Register for Sunday 24th January 2021, 10:00-13:00
- Register for Sunday 24th January 2021, 14:00-17:00
- Register for Saturday 30th January 2021, 10:00-13:00
- Register for Saturday 30th January 2021, 14:00-17:00
- Register for Sunday 31st January 2021, 10:00-13:00
- Register for Sunday 31st January 2021, 14:00-17:00
Tuesday 26th January 2021, 7pm
First Marshal on Scene
We'll be looking at how to safely approach to incident, on-board systems and other information, crew assessment and initial first aid, and getting help.Register now
Thursday 28th January 2021, 6pm
Role specific webinar for Motorsport UK Rescue & Recovery Officials
including how the role is evolving under current COVID-19 procedures and featuring guest speakers on a range of topics.Register now
Tuesday 23 February 2021, 7pm
Introduction to Radio, Introduction to Sector Marshalling, Introduction to TimingRegister now
Thursday 25 March 2021, 7pm
"This is an impossible accident"
Martin Hunt, crew chief of the BTCC TOCA Rescue and Safety Team, talks about a significant incident in 2017 and the lessons learned.
Tuesday 30 March 2021, 7pm
Navigational RallyingRegister now
Tuesday 27 April 2021, 7pm
Closed Road Rally Marshals training
With the Jim Clark Rally scheduled for 28-30 May, this seminar aims to provide rally marshals with more of the knowledge required for this unique type of event.
Sessions will cover:
- Unique attributes of closed road rallies
- Handling difficult spectator conversations and conflict management
- Fire and incident handling
Tuesday 25 May 2021, 7pm
Speed EventsRegister now
Thursday 24 June 2021, 7pm
Topic to be confirmed
Tuesday 29 June 2021, 7pm
Spectator SafetyRegister now
Tuesday 27 July 2021, 7pm
Stage Setup and Chain of CommandRegister now
Tuesday 31 August 2021, 7pm
Advanced RadioRegister now
Tuesday 28 September 2021, 7pm
Advanced TimingRegister now
Thursday 30 September 2021, 7pm
Discussion about a significant incident in 2020 and the lessons learned.
Tuesday 26 October 2021, 7pm
Comp Safari and Hill Rally marshallingRegister now
Tuesday 30 November 2021, 7pm
Incident Handling and ReportingRegister now
December 2021, exact date to be agreed
Rescue, Recovery and Medical Training Seminar
This session will hopefully be at Knockhill as usual. More details to follow in due course.