Community Surf Rescue Certificate

Course Description and Outcomes

The Community Surf Rescue Certificate is a 1 day course suitable for anyone over the age of 13. Candidates will be taught and assessed on performing rescues, identifying dangers, supervision skills, non accredited resuscitation and basic first aid skills. There will also be a 100m-100m-100m Run-Swim-Run which must be performed in less than 5min and a theory workbook to be completed.

This certificate is recognised by the Department of Education and Training’s Water Safety Guidelines for supervision of children in both open and closed waterways.

This is a non accredited course, candidates who are deemed competent will receive a certificate of participation.

Community Surf Rescue Certificate (full)

Duration One day (8:00am - 5:00pm)
Pre-requisites Participants must be a minimum of 13 years of age on the initial date of assessment and complete a 200m swim within 5 minutes over a measured course. This will be assessed at the commencement of the course.
Course Content 

SLSA signals,Risk Assessment/Conditions & Hazards, Recognise appropriate safe beach zone, non accredited CPR and adult DRSABCD, Regurgitation & vomiting, use of an AED, Lateral/Recovery secondary survey procedure, first aid skills relevant to the aquatic environment e.g.: jelly fish stings, anaphylaxis, rescue techniques including rescue tube conscious and unconscious person rescue, complete a 100m run/100m swim/100m run within 5 minutes, learn contact tows and body board rescue of a conscious person and complete a theory examination paper with an 80% pass rate.

Course Cost

Validity

$196.00 per participant GST free

12 months

 

Community Surf Rescue Certificate Requalification

Duration Four hours (8:00am – 12:00pm)
Pre-requisites Community Surf Rescue Certificate 
Course Content  Revision and re-testing of content from CSRC

Course Cost

Validity

$90.00 per participant GST free

12 months

* Private courses can be organised with a minimum of 8 candidates.

Scheduled Courses

Community Surf Rescue Certificate (Full):

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Community Surf Rescue Certificate (Refresher):

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