EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Education and training is the key element to keeping our beach safe in the patrol season. Our volunteers have to continuously update their skills to meet proficiency national standards. Follow the link below for more details of each award and qualification.

AWARDS & QUALIFICATIONS CHART

There are a number of courses we can run throughout the season including the Bronze Medallion and IRB Crew and Drivers courses. Please check the calendar for more information and contact our Chief Training Officer (CTO) to enrol.

north steyne education calendar
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SURF RESCUE CERTIFICATE (SRC)

Minimum Age 13 years & 200m Proficiency Swim

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BRONZE MEDALLION

Minimum Age 15 years & 900m Proficiency Swim

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IRB CREW

Minimum Age 15 years & Bronze Medallion Holder

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SILVER MEDALLION
IRB DRIVER

Minimum Age 17 years & Bronze Medallion Holder

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FIRST AID CERTIFICATE

Minimum Age 13 years

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ADVANCED RESUSCITATION TECHNIQUE (ART)

Minimum Age 15 years

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SILVER MEDALLION
BEACH MANAGEMENT

18 years+ to be a Patrol Captain

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RESCUE WATER CRAFT (RWC)

18 years + & Valid Driver's Licence

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