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Fun-gi Pty Ltd trading as Accredited Training Company. RTO Code: 31549

Pool Lifeguard

Pool Lifeguard Course Gold Coast

The job of a Pool Lifeguard is to supervise and manage safety operations in and around a swimming pool or swimming area. A Pool Lifeguard needs to know and be competent in first aid and dealing with aquatic emergencies as well being able to supervise many people at once in a pool or water environment.

The Pool Lifeguard course will teach you everything you need to know to become a qualified pool lifeguard.

The Royal Life Saving, Pool Lifeguard course is offered through ATC. We are a co-provider of this course on behalf of RLSSQ. This means that we teach the course using curriculum provided by RLSSQ. Certifications for the Pool Lifeguard course are issued by RLSQQ. Along with the new Pool Lifeguard course we also offer an upgrade Pool Lifeguard course.

The Pool Lifeguard course includes:

  • The Role of the Lifeguard
  • Accident Prevention
  • Facility Analysis and Supervision
  • Aquatic Emergencies
  • Lifeguarding Skills and Procedures
  • Public Relations and Public Education
  • Aquatic Emergency Code
  • Swimming and Leisure Pool Operation Safety
  • Lifeguarding and the law
  • Provide First Aid

Pool Lifeguard - Gold Coast - Pool Lifeguard

Program

The Royal Life Saving Pool Lifeguard Award provides the minimum requirement for those persons wishing to provide supervision and integrated rescue responses in an aquatic environment.

Aim

The Royal Life Saving Pool Lifeguard Award provides the minimum requirement for those persons wishing to provide supervision and integrated rescue responses in an aquatic environment.

Statements of Attainment

Upon successful completion participants will receive the following Statement of Attainments:

SISCAQU306A Supervise Clients at an Aquatic Facility or Environment
SISCAQU318 Perform Advanced Water Rescues
PUAEME003C Administer Oxygen in an Emergency Situation
PUAEME001B Provide Emergency Care

Pre-requisite

The following current units of competency required:
SISCAQU202A Perform basic water rescues
HLTAID003 Provide First Aid

NOTE: To attain the RLSSA Pool Lifeguard Award the course pre-requisite is the RLSSA Bronze Medallion including the unit of competency SISCAQU202A

Course Content

The current minimum industry requirement for employment as a Pool Lifeguard at a Swimming Pool or Aquatic Facility is the Royal Life Saving Pool Lifeguard Statement of Attainment (SOA).
The Pool Lifeguard course is conducted over two days. Participants must have current HLTAID003 Provide First Aid & RLSSA Bronze Medallion Statements of Attainment to enrol into this course.

This course is for those completing Pool Lifeguard for the first time or for those who have let their SOA expire.

This course aims to develop acceptable standards of knowledge, judgement and physical abilities for the supervision of people in swimming pools and involves practical applications as well as a theory exam.

Pool Lifeguard requires participants to complete workbooks prior to the course commencement.
Minimum Age Requirement: 16 years

Bookings for the Pool Lifeguard course

Download our course registration instructions from our Useful Links page then click here to visit the RLSSQ website. If you don’t already have an existing account with RLSSQ, you will need to create a new free account. From here, you can search for courses run by Accredited Training Company by using the unique course ID for each course. These course ID’s are regularly updated, so please look at the Pool Lifeguard/Bronze schedule on the ‘Course Calendar’ page to obtain the latest course ID’s.

Please direct all enquiries relating to timetables to our Gold Coast office. We are open 8:30am and 5:00pm Monday to Saturday.

Call us on 07 5522 6542 for course bookings or enquiries.

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