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Pool Lifeguard - SISSS00111

Do you have a current Pool Lifeguard certificate and require re-accreditation for this course? Please click here to book into the re-accreditation course.

The Mr Paramedic Pool Lifeguard course aims to develop 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.

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Discounts apply for group bookings of six or more people.

Participants are expected to have experience around the water and have good swimming ability to perform water rescues. Course participants need to perform:

  1. A 25-metre swim and then tow the non-swimmer 25-metres to safety in less than 1 minute and 45 seconds; 
  2. Swim 200 metres continuously in under six minutes; and 
  3. Spinal immobilisation using a Spine Board and head blocks.

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

Course details

  • Pre-requisite: Participants must have current certification in First Aid – HLTAID003 –  in order to enrol.
  • Cost: $500 +GST 
  • Course duration:  Two days. Day 1 - Friday 5pm - 9pm; Day 2 Sunday 8am - 5pm. *Please note: Re-accrediation participants can complete this course in one day.
  • Valid: 1 year
  • Minimum age: 16 years

Pool Lifeguard Re-accreditation - participants must have current Pool Lifeguard and HLTAID003 Apply First Aid certifications that haven’t expired before the course commencement. To book into a re-accreditation course, click here or contact us at or 0400 019 158.

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

 

13
Apr
2018

13th April 2018, 5:00 pm -5:00 pm
Kirwan Aquatic Centre
Kirwan Aquatic Centre
29 Hudson St, Kirwan QLD 4817, Australia
$500.00

This Mr Paramedic Pool Lifeguard course is designed for participants who have never completed the course before, or those whose certifications have expired. The course runs over two days (Friday afternoon/evening) and a full day on Sunday. The 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.

$500.00 30
05
Oct
2018

5th October 2018, 5:00 pm - 7th October 2018, 5:00 pm
Kirwan Aquatic Centre
Kirwan Aquatic Centre
29 Hudson St, Kirwan QLD 4817, Australia
$500.00

This Mr Paramedic Pool Lifeguard course is designed for participants who have never completed the course before, or those whose certifications have expired. The course runs over two days (Friday afternoon/evening) and a full day on Sunday. The 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.

$500.00 30
16
Nov
2018

16th November 2018, 5:00 pm - 18th November 2018, 5:00 pm
Kirwan Aquatic Centre
Kirwan Aquatic Centre
29 Hudson St, Kirwan QLD 4817, Australia
$500.00

This Mr Paramedic Pool Lifeguard course is designed for participants who have never completed the course before, or those whose certifications have expired. The course runs over two days (Friday afternoon/evening) and a full day on Sunday. The 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.

$500.00 30

Contact Details

0400 019 158

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