This course has been developed for candidates to understand their responsibility as a lifeguard it is essential that they build their knowledge and understanding in a way that best prepares them for the role.

The Lifeguard and the Law, Swimming pool and Supervision

  • Element 1 – The Lifeguard and the Law
  • Element 2 – Swimming Pool, Hazards and Control Measures
  • Element 3 – Swimming Pool Supervision

Intervention and Rescue and Emergency Action Plans

  • Element 1 – Intervention and Rescue
  • Element 2 – Rescue of a Casualty with a Suspected Spinal Injury
  • Element 3 – Emergency Action Plan

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, AED and First Aid

  • Element 1 – Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Element 2 – Automated External Defibrillation (AED)
  • Element 2 – First Aid

All candidates will be supplied with the RLSS National Pool Lifeguard Qualification Generation 9 Manual. Candidates will be required to bring swimming attire which includes swimming costume plus shorts and t-shirts.