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Intensive Surf Rescue Certificate Course
26/09/2022 - 28/09/2022
The Surf Rescue Certificate is the starting point for young people from 13 years to learn and gain skills in aquatic rescue, CPR and surf safety. A building block for those coming through the Nippers program to keep them engaged in a community activity whilst improving and developing their skills. The Surf Rescue Certificate enables the candidate to actively patrol and wear the reds and yellows whilst still being mentored. Once they turn 15 they can complete a conversion course to the Bronze Medallion.
What does the course involve?
You will learn board and tube rescues in ocean conditions, First Aid, Resuscitation (CPR) and Defibrillation, radios and patient management in a fun but controlled environment. You will make great friends and gain valuable life skills.
Pre requisites for the SRC award:
- 13+ years of age.
- Pool swim of 200m in 5 mins or less.
- Financial member.
Final assessment involving a 100m run – 100m swim – 100m run, board and tube rescues and signals.
Please complete the enrolment form sent via surfguard email. If you did not receive the form and would like to enrol in the course, please email Elena at email@example.com to sign up