Course Details

Community Surf Rescue Certificate

Upcoming Courses

Name Date Time Location Available Spaces Cost Single Enrol Group Enrol
Community Surf Rescue Update 26 October 2019 09:30 am – 11:30 am Glenelg Surf Life Saving Club 10 $50.00
Community Surf Rescue Certificate 26 October 2019 09:30 am – 02:00 pm Glenelg Surf Life Saving Club 19 $200.00
Community Surf Rescue Certificate (Previous Vacswim Stage 10 participant) 26 October 2019 09:30 am – 02:00 pm Glenelg Surf Life Saving Club 15 $120.00
Community Surf Rescue Update 9 November 2019 09:30 am – 11:30 am Port Vincent 22 $50.00
Community Surf Rescue Certificate 9 November 2019 09:30 am – 02:30 pm Port Vincent 10 $200.00
Community Surf Rescue Certificate (Previous Vacswim Stage 10 participant) 9 November 2019 09:30 am – 02:30 pm Port Vincent 6 $120.00
Community Surf Rescue Update 9 November 2019 09:30 am – 11:30 am Glenelg Surf Life Saving Club 17 $50.00
Community Surf Rescue Update 15 November 2019 05:00 pm – 06:30 pm Port Lincoln 25 $50.00
Community Surf Rescue Certificate 16 November 2019 08:30 am – 11:00 am Port Lincoln 24 $200.00
Community Surf Rescue Certificate (Previous Vacswim Stage 10 participant) 16 November 2019 08:30 am – 11:00 am Port Lincoln 25 $120.00
Community Surf Rescue Update 16 November 2019 09:30 am – 11:00 am Port Lincoln 25 $50.00
Community Surf Rescue Update 16 November 2019 02:00 pm – 03:15 pm Elliston 25 $50.00
Community Surf Rescue Update 17 November 2019 09:30 am – 11:00 am Penong Blue Lake 22 $50.00
Community Surf Rescue Certificate 17 November 2019 09:30 am – 02:00 pm Penong Blue Lake 25 $200.00
Community Surf Rescue Certificate (Previous Vacswim Stage 10 participant) 17 November 2019 09:30 am – 02:00 pm Penong Blue Lake 25 $120.00
Community Surf Rescue Update 23 November 2019 09:30 am – 11:30 am Glenelg Surf Life Saving Club 18 $50.00
Community Surf Rescue Certificate 23 November 2019 09:30 am – 02:00 pm Glenelg Surf Life Saving Club 7 $200.00
Community Surf Rescue Certificate (Previous Vacswim Stage 10 participant) 23 November 2019 09:30 am – 02:00 pm Glenelg Surf Life Saving Club 7 $120.00
Community Surf Rescue Update 30 November 2019 10:00 am – 11:30 am Beachport 13 $50.00
Community Surf Rescue Certificate 30 November 2019 10:00 am – 02:30 pm Beachport 8 $200.00
Community Surf Rescue Certificate (Previous Vacswim Stage 10 participants) 30 November 2019 10:00 am – 02:30 pm Beachport 10 $120.00
Community Surf Rescue Update 7 December 2019 09:30 am – 11:30 am Glenelg Surf Life Saving Club 17 $50.00
Community Surf Rescue Certificate 7 December 2019 09:30 am – 02:00 pm Wallaroo 10 $200.00
Community Surf Rescue Update 7 December 2019 09:30 am – 11:00 pm Wallaroo 20 $50.00
Community Surf Rescue Certificate (Previous Vacswim Stage 10 participants) 7 December 2019 09:30 am – 02:00 pm Wallaroo 9 $120.00
Beyond Limits Staff ONLY - Community Surf Rescue Certificate 11 December 2019 09:30 am – 02:30 pm Glenelg Beach 10 $0.00
Community Surf Rescue Update Pt Noarlunga Aquatics Staff 12 December 2019 09:30 am – 03:30 pm Port Noarlunga SLSC 50 $50.00
Community Surf Rescue Update 14 December 2019 10:30 am – 12:00 pm KIngscote Tidal Pool 10 $50.00
Community Surf Rescue Certificate 14 December 2019 10:30 am – 02:30 pm Kingscote Tidal Pool 10 $200.00
Community Surf Rescue Certificate (Previous Vacswim Stage 10 participants) 14 December 2019 10:30 am – 02:30 pm KIngscote Tidal Pool 9 $120.00
Community Surf Rescue Certificate Update 27 December 2019 10:00 am – 02:30 pm Balgowan 15 $50.00
Community Surf Rescue Certificate Update 29 December 2019 09:30 am – 03:30 pm Port Lincoln 10 $50.00
Community Surf Rescue Certificate Update 5 January 2020 09:30 am – 03:30 pm Port Elliot 10 $50.00

SRC
The Surf Rescue Certificate is a flexible course that is offered by Surf Life Saving Clubs to their junior lifesavers and can be tailored for a school program. The aim of the course is to provide participants with the knowledge of basic surf awareness in order to be able to participate in lifesaving operations. This course is also the minimum water safety qualification for Junior Activity supervision. ‚Äč

This is NOT suitable for Surf Lifesaving SA/NT Members as they need a patrolling specific Surf Rescue Certificate.

 

Introduction:

Candidates will be taught and assessed on performing rescues, identifying dangers, resuscitation, basic first aid and supervision skills. There will also be a 100m Run, 100m Swim, 100m Run which must be performed in less than 5 minutes and a theory workbook to be completed. This certificate is recognised by the Department of Education and Child Development (DECD) as a minimum requirement to supervise children around open water aquatic activities.

Target Audience:

Prerequisites:
  • Be at least 13 years of age on the date of final assessment
  • (Full course only) Current First Aid Certificate

Learning Outcomes:

  • HLTAID001 Provide Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation

Learning Methods:

Assessment is through demonstration, presentation and application of all elements of competency in the workplace. Participants will be required to complete activities that may include oral and written questioning, practical demonstrations and performing scenarios.

Program Benefits:

Content:

  • Surf awareness
  • Rescue techniques (boards/rescue tubes)
  • Resuscitation (CPR)
  • First aid
  • Communications
  • Radio operations
  • Standard patrol practices
  • Team work
  • Improve fitness