Pool

Lifeguard

Incorporating the Units of Competence:

  • SISCAQU002  Perform Basic Water Rescues

  • SISCAQU006  Supervise Clients in Aquatic Locations

  • SISCAQU007  Perform Advanced Water Rescues

  • PUAEME003C Administer Oxygen in an Emergency Situation

  • PUAEME001B Provide Emergency Care

 

The role of Lifeguard is an important one in Australian society. The appropriate supervision of an aquatic facility is vital to a safe environment. The ability to recognise and react swiftly to an emergency can be the difference between life and death or serious injury.

 

Topics include:

  • Supervision

  • Prevention of accidents and incidents

  • Public relations/Managing Conflict

  • Critical Incident Processes

  • Problem Solving Skills

  • Risk Management

  • Advanced Aquatic Rescue

  • Resuscitation

  • Oxygen Administration

  • Defibrillation 

 

This is a physical course.  A fitness test requires that the participant:

  • Swim 200 metres in under 6 minutes

  • Swim 25 metres to a casualty, tow them 25 metres and remove them from the water with the assistance of other trainees in under 1 minute 45 seconds

 

The trainee will also be required to kneel for the CPR component.

Active Training (formerly World Aquatics) Registered Training Organisation (RTO 40276).

Upcoming Courses
  • Swim Australia™ Teacher of Competitive Swimming (SAT CS)
    29 Aug, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
    North Shore Swimming, 17 Sefton Road, Thornleigh NSW 2120
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  • CPR
    Sun, 29 Aug
    North Shore Swimming
    29 Aug, 8:30 am – 9:30 am
    North Shore Swimming, 17 Sefton Rd, Thornleigh NSW 2120, Australia
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  • Swim Australia™ Teacher of Babies & Toddlers (SAT B&T)
    12 Sep, 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
    North Shore Swimming, 17 Sefton Road, Thornleigh NSW 2120
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  • Swim Australia™ Teacher of Competitive Swimming (SAT CS)
    Sat, 18 Sep
    First Splashes - Toronto Swim Centre
    18 Sep, 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
    First Splashes - Toronto Swim Centre, 280 Awaba Rd, Toronto NSW 2283, Australia
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  • Swim Australia™ Teacher of Learners With a Disability (SAT LWD)
    26 Sep, 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
    North Shore Swimming, 17 Sefton Rd, Thornleigh NSW 2120, Australia
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  • Swim Australia™ Teacher (SAT)
    Sun, 03 Oct
    North Shore Swimming
    03 Oct, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
    North Shore Swimming, 17 Sefton Road, Thornleigh NSW 2120
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  • Swim Australia™ Teacher of Competitive Swimming (SAT CS)
    10 Oct, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
    North Shore Swimming, 17 Sefton Road, Thornleigh NSW 2120
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  • Swim Australia™ Teacher (SAT)
    Sun, 17 Oct
    Pymble Ladies College Aquatic Centre
    17 Oct, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
    Pymble Ladies College Aquatic Centre, Avon Rd, Pymble NSW 2073, Australia
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  • Swim Australia™ Teacher (SAT)
    Sun, 24 Oct
    Speedo Fitness Club - Pacific Building
    24 Oct, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
    Speedo Fitness Club - Pacific Building, 180 Campbell Parade, Bondi Beach NSW 2026, Australia
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  • Swim Australia™ Teacher (SAT)
    Sun, 24 Oct
    Speedo Fitness Club - Pacific Building
    24 Oct, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm AEDT
    Speedo Fitness Club - Pacific Building, 180 Campbell Parade, Bondi Beach NSW 2026, Australia
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  • Swim Australia™ Teacher of Competitive Swimming (SAT CS)
    06 Nov, 9:30 am – 5:00 pm AEDT
    First Splashes - Toronto, 280 Awaba Rd, Toronto NSW 2283, Australia
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  • Swim Australia™ Teacher of Babies & Toddlers (SAT B&T)
    Sun, 07 Nov
    Speedo Fitness Club - Pacific Building
    07 Nov, 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
    Speedo Fitness Club - Pacific Building, 180 Campbell Parade, Bondi Beach NSW 2026, Australia
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  • Swim Australia™ Teacher (SAT)
    Sun, 14 Nov
    North Shore Swimming
    14 Nov, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
    North Shore Swimming, 17 Sefton Road, Thornleigh NSW 2120
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  • Swim Australia™ Teacher (SAT)
    Sun, 21 Nov
    Pymble Ladies College Aquatic Centre
    21 Nov, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
    Pymble Ladies College Aquatic Centre, Avon Rd, Pymble NSW 2073, Australia
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  • Swim Australia™ Teacher (SAT)
    Sun, 05 Dec
    North Shore Swimming
    05 Dec, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
    North Shore Swimming, 17 Sefton Road, Thornleigh NSW 2120
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  • Swim Australia™ Teacher (SAT)
    Sun, 19 Dec
    Pymble Ladies College Aquatic Centre
    19 Dec, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
    Pymble Ladies College Aquatic Centre, Avon Rd, Pymble NSW 2073, Australia
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