Water Courses


Perform Basic Water Rescues (Bronze Medallion) – SISCAQU002

This course is recognized as the minimum standard for a qualified lifesaver. It aims to develop the level of judgment, technique and physical ability required to safely carry out water rescues and involves practical applications, assessments of CPR on mannequins, as well as a theory exam. The course suits aspiring/current lifeguards, police officers, firefighters or any person involved in rescues (i.e the SES). The annual HLTAID001CPR certification is also updated during the Perform Basic Water Rescues course.

The course includes a fitness test – a timed “swim” and a “tow”. A basic level of fitness is required for the swim and tow, we recommend you practice this aspect of the course beforehand. Please contact us to find out further details.

Requirements: Complete a workbook prior to the course.

Cost: $200

Course duration: 8-9 hours

Valid: 1 year

Minimum Age: 14 years


Re-Accreditation participants must have current Perform Basic Water Rescues and Resuscitation certifications that haven’t expired before the course commencement. To book into a re-accreditation course, please contact us at or 0400 019 158.

Re-accreditation Cost: $180

See below for course date options and to book online into our SISCAQU002 Perform Basic Water Rescues course. Discounts apply for group bookings of six or more people. If you can't see a date that suits you, please get in touch and we'll see how we can help -  or 0400 019 158.


Mr Paramedic is an approved provider for Active Training – RTO 40276.


Pool Lifeguard - SISSS00078

The Mr Paramedic Pool Lifeguard course aims to develops knowledge, judgment and physical abilities for the supervision of people in swimming pools and involves practical applications as well as a theory exam. A Mr Paramedic course is practical, engaging and fun. Course trainers are experienced paramedics with Pool Lifeguard experience. This course is the current minimum industry requirement for employment as a Pool Lifeguard at a swimming pool or Aquatic Facility.

Are you currently working as a Pool Lifeguard? You may be eligible to complete this course in one day! Email  or call 0400 019 158 to find out if you're eligible to fast track.

Pre-requisite: Participants must have current certification in First Aid – HLTAID003 –  in order to enrol.

Cost: $250

Course duration: *1 day - participants must have a current SISCAQU002 Basic Water Rescues and current HLTAID003 Provide First Aid certificates to complete the one day course)

Valid: 1 year

Minimum age: 16 years

Pool Lifeguard – Re-accreditation

Re-Accreditation participants must have a current Pool Lifeguard certificate (or less than three months’ expired). To book into a Re-Accreditation Course, please contact us at or 0400 019 158.

Re-Accreditation Cost: $200


Mr Paramedic is an approved provider for Active Training – RTO 40276.

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0400 019 158

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