Surf Rescue Certificate

The Surf Rescue Certificate provides participants with the skills and knowledge of basic patrolling and surf awareness in order to be able to participate in lifesaving operations and act in the role of Water Safety Personnel.

Learning outcomes:

  • Surf awareness
  • Rescue techniques (boards/rescue tubes)
  • Resuscitation (CPR)
  • First aid
  • Communications
  • Radio operations
  • Standard patrol practices
  • Team work
  • Improve fitness.

The SRC program provides participants with basic patrolling and surf awareness knowledge, in order to be able to participate in basic lifesaving patrolling operations.

All U14s will require their SRC and Competition Skills Evaluation to be eligible to compete at the Victorian Lifesaving Championships.

Competitors are required to compete at least one Victorian carnival during the summer season of 2019/20 to be eligible for entry to the Victorian Lifesaving Championships

Pre-requisites
• Financial club member
• Min. 13 years (within 60 days of final assessment)
• Able to swim 200m in 5mins

If you want more information please contact Sue-Ellen Jackson 0487 213 536