About Education & Pathways

North Curl Curl Surf Life Saving Club offers a variety of courses to new and existing members.

The education calendar can be found HERE

All lifesavers are encouraged to gain extra awards to improve their skills. The minimum requirement to be an “Active” patrolling member is the Surf Life Saving Australia (SLSA) Bronze Medallion which also provides you with a Certificate II in Public Safety (Aquatic Rescue).

The chart on the right demonstrates suggested Lifesaving / Education pathways within Surf Life Saving NSW. This information is extracted from the SLS NSW education pathways booklet located here.

Browse our education menu to read more about each course or contact us at education@nccslsc.com.au

Training at North Curl Curl Surf Life Saving Club

North Curl Curl Surf Life Saving Club regularly runs training courses for the general public, as well as club members. This is an ideal opportunity to be trained in the skills required to be Life Savers and workplace safety officers. Check the Education Calendar for upcoming courses, or contact the club for more information.

The following is a guide to all courses available:

  • Basic Resuscitation (10-13 years) a great introduction to life saving techniques
  • Surf Rescue Certificates (14 years) necessary to compete at State Championships
  • Bronze Medallion (15 years) internationally recognized
  • Advanced Resuscitation Techniques Certificate Expert techniques
  • Senior First Aid Certificate Workplace accreditation
  • Radio Operators Certificate Proficiency plus
  • Advanced Life Saving Certificate (Gold Medallion) Lifeguard status
  • IRB Driver Certificate Surf license required
  • IRB Crewman Certificate Bronze medallion required

For any queries on training at North Curl Curl Surf Life Saving Club, please send an email to education@nccslsc.com.au