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).

Pool Lifeguard
Wed, Aug 05
The Barker Foundation Aquatic Centre
Aug 05, 8:30 AM – 1:30 PM
The Barker Foundation Aquatic Centre, 20-22 College Cres, Hornsby NSW 2077, Australia
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CPR
Wed, Aug 05
The Barker Foundation Aquatic Centre
Aug 05, 8:30 AM – 10:30 AM
The Barker Foundation Aquatic Centre, 20-22 College Cres, Hornsby NSW 2077, Australia
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Swim Australia™ Teacher (SAT)
Sun, Aug 09
The Barker Foundation Aquatic Centre
Aug 09, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
The Barker Foundation Aquatic Centre, College Cres, Hornsby NSW 2077, Australia
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Swim Australia™ Teacher Babies & Toddlers (SAT B&T)
Sun, Aug 23
The Barker Foundation Aquatic Centre
Aug 23, 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
The Barker Foundation Aquatic Centre, College Cres, Hornsby NSW 2077, Australia
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Swim Australia™ Teacher (SAT)
Sun, Aug 30
The Barker Foundation Aquatic Centre
Aug 30, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
The Barker Foundation Aquatic Centre, College Cres, Hornsby NSW 2077, Australia
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Swim Australia™ Teacher of Competitive Swimming (SAT CS)
Sun, Sep 13
The Barker Foundation Aquatic Centre
Sep 13, 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM
The Barker Foundation Aquatic Centre, College Cres, Hornsby NSW 2077, Australia
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Swim Australia™ Teacher of Learners With a Disability (SAT LWD)
Sun, Sep 20
The Barker Foundation Aquatic Centre
Sep 20, 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
The Barker Foundation Aquatic Centre, College Cres, Hornsby NSW 2077, Australia
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Swim Australia™ Teacher (SAT)
Sun, Sep 27
The Barker Foundation Aquatic Centre
Sep 27, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
The Barker Foundation Aquatic Centre, College Cres, Hornsby NSW 2077, Australia
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0403 025 340

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