Update the currency of your Pool Lifeguard skillset

This course is refresher training for current Pool Lifeguards and/or those returning to the industry.
The course will cover CPR, AED, oxygen and rescues.

The course is delivered and assessed over one full day (8 hours) at a public pool or aquatic centre.

Candidates must already hold a current Provide First Aid Statement of Attainment (HLTAID011). A certified copy of the Statement of Attainment must be supplied upon enrolment.

Candidates must ensure they are competent and confident swimmers.

The course requires the following:

· swim 200 metres in less than 6 minutes without using equipment

· retrieve an object from the deepest water within the aquatic environment no greater than 3 metres in depth

· assist two other team members with the removal of an unconscious person from the water

· complete a 25 metre swim and 25 metre non-contact tow of a conscious casualty with assisted landing in less than 1minute 45 seconds

· perform at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted single rescuer cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) (5 cycles of both compressions and ventilations) on an adult resuscitation manikin placed on the floor

It is advised that candidates test themselves against these benchmarks prior to enrolling.

Please note the advertised sessions are held at Oasis Leisure Centre, corner of Heatherton Road & Cleeland Street, Dandenong 3175.

Course code
Delivery location
Off Campus Delivery
  • Available sessions and enrol online
    Available sessions and enrol online
    Campus Starts on Finishes Time Sessions Fee Available places Enrol
    Off Campus Delivery 21/10/2023 21/10/2023 Sat 08:30 AM - 04:30 PM 1 $180.00 20
    Off Campus Delivery 09/12/2023 09/12/2023 Sat 08:30 AM - 04:30 PM 1 $180.00 20
  • What to bring
    Bathers, towel, sunscreen, goggles, wet suits and rash vests recommended. Pen and paper, display folder.