The clerk of the courseThe clerk of the course is the point of contact between race control and the track workers, informing them of... There's more... conducts a compulsory briefing with all of the drivers and their engineers to go through the standard procedures of the race weekend.
They will point out areas of note, track limits that are to be enforced and remind drivers of flagRace tracks have long used flags as a way for marshals to communicate with drivers. The colour and meaning of... There's more... signals, and penalties. Entry and exit pointsFormula 1 runs two competitions over the course of the season, the Constructor's title and the Driver's title. Points are... There's more... for the assembly area and parc ferme are to be used before and after a session are confirmed.
Much of the information may be repetitive, but there are always nuances for the particular course and event and it is an opportunity for the drivers to ask any questions in an open forum.