Course Details

Certificate II Public Safety

Upcoming Courses

Name Date Time Location Available Spaces Cost Single Enrol Group Enrol
Bronze Medallion - Christies Beach - Kate 19th Oct -14th Dec 09:00 am – 11:00 am Christies Beach Surf Life Saving Club 9 $0.00
Bronze Medallion - West Beach Mid Dec assessment 09:00 am – 03:00 am West Beach Surf Life Saving Club 15 $0.00
Bronze Medallion - Brighton 2 - 20 November 2019 06:00 pm – 09:00 pm Brighton Surf Life Saving Club 20 $0.00
Bronze Medallion - South Port 2 November 2019 06:00 pm – 08:00 pm South Port Surf Life Saving Club 9 $0.00
Bronze - Seacliff 9 November 2019 08:30 am – 04:30 pm Seacliff Surf Life Saving Club 25 $0.00
Bronze Medallion - Semaphore 10 November 2019 08:30 am – 04:30 pm Semaphore Surf Life Saving Club 10 $0.00
Bronze Henley 10 November 2019 08:30 am – 04:30 pm Henley Surf Life Saving Club 7 $0.00
Bronze - Pt Noarlunga Assessment end Dec 06:00 pm – 08:00 pm Port Noarlunga Surf Life Saving Club 13 $0.00
Bronze - Pt Noarlunga 23 November 2019 12:00 pm – 12:00 pm Port Noarlunga Surf Life Saving Club 14 $0.00
Bronze - Henley 30 November 2019 08:30 am – 04:30 pm Henley Surf Life Saving Club 10 $0.00
Bronze Medallion - Glenelg SLSC 10 December 2019 06:00 pm – 08:00 pm Glenelg Surf Life Saving Club 9 $0.00
Bronze Medallion - Semaphore 14 December 2019 08:30 am – 04:30 pm Semaphore Surf Life Saving Club 2 $0.00
Bronze - Somerton 28/10 - 15/12 08:30 am – 11:30 pm Somerton Surf Life Saving Club 10 $0.00
Bronze - Christies Beach - Richard 18 January 2020 12:00 pm – 12:00 pm Christies Beach Surf Life Saving Club 11 $0.00

Bronze
The aim of the Bronze Medallion / Certificate II in Public Safety (Aquatic Rescue) course is to provide participants with the knowledge of basic patrolling and surf awareness in order to be able to participate in lifesaving operations.

 

Introduction:

Target Audience:

At least 14 years to commence training.
At least 15 years at date of final assessment.

Be able to swim 400m in 9 minutes or less (goggles and mask permitted), in a swimming pool of at least 25m in length or over a measured open-water course. Nowhere states what swim stroke, just as long as they are continuously swimming.

Learning Outcomes:

  • PUACOM001C Communicate in the workplace
  • PUAEME001B Provide emergency care
  • PUAOHS001C Follow defined occupational health and safety policies and procedures
  • PUAOPE002B Operate communications systems and equipment
  • PUASAR009B Participate in an aquatic rescue operation
  • PUASAR012B Apply surf awareness and self rescue skills
  • PUATEA001B Work in a team
  • PUATEA004C Work effectively in a public safety organisation

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:

  • Safety and well being
  • Surf awareness and skills
  • The human body
  • Resuscitation
  • Defibrillation and basic oxygen
  • First aid
  • Radio operations
  • Communications
  • Rescue techniques
  • Carries and supports
  • Patrols