Pool

Lifeguard

active training banner concep 4. (1).jpg

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 (SAT)
    Sun, 29 May
    Coulter Swimming Northmead
    29 May, 8:15 am – 4:45 pm
    Coulter Swimming Northmead, 201 Windsor Rd, Northmead NSW 2152, Australia
    Share
  • CPR
    Sun, 29 May
    Coulter Swimming Northmead
    29 May, 8:15 am – 30 May, 9:30 am
    Coulter Swimming Northmead, 201 Windsor Rd, Northmead NSW 2152, Australia
    Share
  • Swim Australia™ Teacher (SAT)
    Sun, 05 June
    Wenona Aquatic Centre - The Athenaeum
    05 June, 8:15 am – 4:45 pm
    Wenona Aquatic Centre - The Athenaeum, North Sydney NSW 2060, Australia
    Share
  • CPR
    Sun, 05 June
    Wenona Aquatic Centre - The Athenaeum
    05 June, 8:15 am – 9:30 am
    Wenona Aquatic Centre - The Athenaeum, 176 Walker St, North Sydney NSW 2060, Australia
    Share
  • Swim Australia™ Teacher (SAT)
    Sun, 26 June
    Pymble Ladies College Aquatic Centre
    26 June, 8:15 am – 4:45 pm
    Pymble Ladies College Aquatic Centre, Avon Rd, Pymble NSW 2073, Australia
    Share
  • CPR
    Sun, 26 June
    Pymble Ladies College Aquatic Centre
    26 June, 8:15 am – 9:30 am
    Pymble Ladies College Aquatic Centre, Avon Rd, Pymble NSW 2073, Australia
    Share
  • Swim Australia™ Teacher of Competitive Swimming (SAT CS)
    03 July, 8:15 am – 3:15 pm
    North Shore Swimming, 17 Sefton Road, Thornleigh NSW 2120
    Share
  • Swim Australia™ Teacher of Babies & Toddlers (SAT B&T)
    Sun, 31 July
    Wenona Aquatic Centre - The Athenaeum
    31 July, 8:15 am – 2:15 pm
    Wenona Aquatic Centre - The Athenaeum, 6 Elliot St, North Sydney NSW 2060, Australia
    Share
  • Swim Australia™ Teacher of Competitive Swimming (SAT CS)
    Sun, 23 Oct
    Wenona Aquatic Centre - The Athenaeum
    23 Oct, 8:15 am – 3:15 pm
    Wenona Aquatic Centre - The Athenaeum, 6 Elliot St, North Sydney NSW 2060, Australia
    Share