Want to become a pool lifeguard?

​This short course provides the skills and knowledge required to work as a pool lifeguard. The course is delivered and assessed over two full days from pool/aquatic environment.

All candidates must ensure they have a current level 2 first aid course (HLTAID003 - Provide First Aid) prior to enrolment. A certified copy of the Statement of Attainment must be supplied upon enrolment.

All participants must ensure they are competent and confident swimmers. You will be required to:

• swim 200 metres under six minutes without using equipment
​• retrieve objects from deep water.

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

Please be advised that each aquatic facility has different age requirements when hiring lifeguards and obtaining this qualification is no guarantee of future employment.

Course code
SC900
On campus
Frankston, Workplace
  • Fees

    Fee: $300.00

     

  • Available sessions and enrol online
    Available sessions and enrol online
    Campus Starts on Finishes Time Sessions Available places Enrol
    Frankston 08/08/2020 09/08/2020 Sat, Sun 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM 2 9
    Frankston 05/09/2020 06/09/2020 Sat, Sun 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM 2 10
    Frankston 03/10/2020 04/10/2020 Sat, Sun 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM 2 10
    Frankston 07/11/2020 08/11/2020 Sat, Sun 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM 2 10
    Frankston 05/12/2020 06/12/2020 Sat, Sun 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM 2 10
  • What to bring
    Bathers, towel, notepad and pen