Course Details


SLS MEMBERS ONLY – Bronze Medallion

Upcoming Courses

NameDateTimeLocationAvailable SpacesCostSingle Enrol
State SRC to Bronze Medallion – SLS Members Only17 – 22 January 202209:00 am – 03:00 pmGrange Surf Life Saving Club13$50.00
BRIGHTON SLS MEMBERS ONLY – 2021-2022 Season – Bronze MedallionDates held by Chief Instructor12:01 am – 11:59 pmBrighton Surf Life Saving Club20$0.00
BEACHPORT SLS MEMBERS ONLY – Bronze MedallionDates held by Chief Instructor08:30 am – 04:30 pmBeachport Surf Life Saving Club20$0.00
ROBE SLS MEMBERS ONLY – Bronze MedallionDates held by Cheif Instructor08:30 am – 04:30 pmRobe Surf Life Saving CLub8$0.00
ALDINGA BAY SLS MEMBERS ONLY – Season 2021/2022 – Bronze MedallionDates held by Chief Instructor12:01 pm – 12:59 pmAldinga Bay Surf Life Saving Club39$0.00
CHITON ROCKS SLS MEMBERS ONLY – Season 2021/2022 – Bronze MedallionDates held by Chief Instructor12:01 pm – 12:59 pmChiton Rocks Surf Life Saving Club49$0.00
CHRISTIES BEACH SLS MEMBERS ONLY – Season 2021/2022 – Bronze MedallionDates held by Chief Instructor12:01 pm – 12:59 pmChristies Beach Surf Life Saving Club50$0.00
GLENELG SLS MEMBERS ONLY – Season 2021/2022 – Bronze MedallionDates held by Chief Instructor12:01 pm – 12:59 pmGlenelg Surf Life Saving Club42$0.00
GOOLWA SLS MEMBERS ONLY – Season 2021/2022 – Bronze MedallionDates held by Chief Instructor12:01 pm – 12:59 pmGoolwa Surf Life Saving Club47$0.00
GRANGE SLS MEMBERS ONLY – Season 2021/2022 – Bronze MedallionDates held by Chief Instructor12:01 pm – 12:59 pmGrange Surf Life Saving Club29$0.00
HENLEY SLS MEMBERS ONLY – Season 2021/2022 Bronze MedallionDates held by Chief Instructor12:01 pm – 12:59 pmHenley Surf Life Saving Club46$0.00
MOANA SLS MEMBERS ONLY – Season 2021/2022 – Bronze MedallionDates helf by Chief Instructor12:01 pm – 12:59 pmMoana Surf Life Saving Club48$0.00
NORMANVILLE SLS MEMBERS ONLY – Season 2021/2022 – Bronze MedallionDates held by Chief Instructor12:01 pm – 12:59 pmNormanville Surf Life Saving Club47$0.00
NORTH HAVEN SLS MEMBERS ONLY – Season 2021/2022 – Bronze MedallionDates held by Chief Instructor12:01 pm – 12:59 pmNorth Haven Surf Life Saving Club50$0.00
PORT ELLIOT SLS MEMBERS ONLY – Season 2021/2022 – Bronze MedallionDates held by Chief Instructor12:01 pm – 12:59 pmPort Elliot Surf Life Saving Club34$0.00
PORT NOARLUNGA SLS MEMBERS ONLY – Season 2021/2022 – Bronze MedallionDates held by Chief Instructor12:01 pm – 12:59 pmPort Noarlunga Surf Life Saving Club44$0.00
SEACLIFF SLS MEMBERS ONLY – Season 2021/2022 – Bronze MedallionDates held by Chief Instructor12:01 pm – 12:59 pmSeacliff SLSC – Surf Life Saving SA25$0.00
SEMAPHORE SLS MEMBERS ONLY – Season 2021/2022 – Bronze MedallionDates held by Chief Instructor12:01 pm – 12:59 pmSemaphore Surf Life Saving Club43$0.00
SOMERTON SLS MEMBERS ONLY – Season 2021/2022 – Bronze MedallionDates held by Chief Instructor12:01 pm – 12:59 pmSomerton Surf Life Saving Club50$0.00
SOUTH PORT SLS MEMBERS ONLY – Season 2021/2022 – Bronze MedallionDates held by Chief Instructor12:01 pm – 12:59 pmSouth Port Surf Life Saving Club35$0.00
WEST BEACH SLS MEMBERS ONLY – Season 2021/2022 – Bronze MedallionDates held by Chief Instructor12:01 pm – 12:59 pmWest Beach Surf Life Saving Club30$0.00

Introduction:

The Bronze Medallion / Certificate II in Public Safety (Aquatic Rescue) (PUA20119) course provides participants with the skills and knowledge of basic surf awareness in order to be able to participate in lifesaving operations. The course covers all aspects of Lifesaving including rescues‚ the provision of first aid, spinal management, radio communication and beach management.
This is a core award to be a surf lifesaver in Australia. It is also a suitable award to equip teachers to supervise students around water.

Surf Life Saving SA/NT recommends that participants complete a proficiency for their Bronze Medallion annually.

Target Audience:

Course candidates should be a minimum 14 years old to commence training.
Course candidates should be a minimum 15 years old 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:

  • PUAOPE013 Operate communications systems and equipment
  • PUASAR012 Apply surf awareness and self-rescue skills
  • PUASAR013 Participate in an aquatic rescue operation
  • HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support
  • PUACOM001 Communicate in the workplace
  • PUATEA001 Work in a team
  • PUATEA004 Work effectively in a public safety organisation
  • PUAWHS001 Follow defined work health & safety policies & procedures

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