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Lifeguard

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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
  • Sun, 18 Aug
    Ascham Swimming
    18 Aug 2024, 8:00 am – 9:00 am
    Ascham Swimming, 188 New South Head Rd, Edgecliff NSW 2027, Australia
    18 Aug 2024, 8:00 am – 9:00 am
    Ascham Swimming, 188 New South Head Rd, Edgecliff NSW 2027, Australia
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  • Sun, 18 Aug
    Ascham Swimming
    18 Aug 2024, 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
    Ascham Swimming, 188 New South Head Rd, Edgecliff NSW 2027, Australia
    18 Aug 2024, 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
    Ascham Swimming, 188 New South Head Rd, Edgecliff NSW 2027, Australia
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  • Sun, 25 Aug
    Tara Anglican School for Girls
    25 Aug 2024, 8:15 am – 4:30 pm
    Tara Anglican School for Girls, Masons Dr, North Parramatta NSW 2151, Australia
    25 Aug 2024, 8:15 am – 4:30 pm
    Tara Anglican School for Girls, Masons Dr, North Parramatta NSW 2151, Australia
    Some pre-work will be required for this course.
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  • Sun, 25 Aug
    Tara Anglican School for Girls
    25 Aug 2024, 8:15 am – 3:30 pm
    Tara Anglican School for Girls, Masons Dr, North Parramatta NSW 2151, Australia
    25 Aug 2024, 8:15 am – 3:30 pm
    Tara Anglican School for Girls, Masons Dr, North Parramatta NSW 2151, Australia
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  • Sun, 25 Aug
    Tara Aquatic Centre
    25 Aug 2024, 8:15 am – 9:30 am
    Tara Aquatic Centre, Masons Dr, North Parramatta NSW 2151, Australia
    25 Aug 2024, 8:15 am – 9:30 am
    Tara Aquatic Centre, Masons Dr, North Parramatta NSW 2151, Australia
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  • Sun, 08 Sept
    Tara Aquatic Centre
    08 Sept 2024, 8:15 am – 3:45 pm
    Tara Aquatic Centre, Masons Dr, North Parramatta NSW 2151, Australia
    08 Sept 2024, 8:15 am – 3:45 pm
    Tara Aquatic Centre, Masons Dr, North Parramatta NSW 2151, Australia
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  • Sat, 14 Sept
    Forbes Olympic Pool
    14 Sept 2024, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
    Forbes Olympic Pool, Lawler St, Forbes NSW 2871, Australia
    14 Sept 2024, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
    Forbes Olympic Pool, Lawler St, Forbes NSW 2871, Australia
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  • Sun, 17 Nov
    Tara Aquatic Centre
    17 Nov 2024, 7:45 am – 9:00 am
    Tara Aquatic Centre, Masons Dr, North Parramatta NSW 2151, Australia
    17 Nov 2024, 7:45 am – 9:00 am
    Tara Aquatic Centre, Masons Dr, North Parramatta NSW 2151, Australia
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  • Sun, 17 Nov
    Tara Aquatic Centre
    17 Nov 2024, 9:00 am – 4:30 pm AEDT
    Tara Aquatic Centre, Masons Dr, North Parramatta NSW 2151, Australia
    17 Nov 2024, 9:00 am – 4:30 pm AEDT
    Tara Aquatic Centre, Masons Dr, North Parramatta NSW 2151, Australia
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