The Central Council of the Irish Federation of Sea Anglers have released the following statement in relation to their events programme:
The IFSA are pleased to announce that we have been granted Status to return to Angling Events on the basis we adhere to the COVID 19 Guidelines, Procedures and Documents
*Each Club will be required to appoint a Covid Compliance Officer and a Covid Designated Officer – Both required to have completed the ACI Online Induction Course.
*Each Club must forward the names of their Nominated Covid Officers to their Provincial Secretary and the National Secretary prior to commencing any competitions or events.
*The roles of the Covid Compliance and Designated officers have been covered in the ACI Online Induction Course.
It is essential that the Covid Compliance Officer ensures that the guidelines are adhered to, that the Covid Documentation be completed and legible. It should then be forwarded to their Club, Provincial and National Secretaries in a timely manner
Please ensure that Clubs are aware of the following:
1) All events must be published on the IFSA Fixtures Calendar to be Covered under The IFSA Insurance
2) If an event is postponed and rescheduled, venue or times changed, then there must be clear evidence of a communication sent out prior to the event, eg, Text, Facebook etc Notification to Anglers for the event to remain covered with Insurance.
3) If you do not hold a current IFSA Number you are Not Insured.
4) Clubs to Submit their Fixture lists to their Provincial and National Secretaries if revised due to Covid.
We hope you have an enjoyable and successful return to Competitive Angling.
Stay Safe and Tight Lines
IFSA – Central Council
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