The aim of this course is to provide participants with the skills, knowledge and experience required to manage a beach and a team in emergency and non-emergency situations. The course is aimed at people wishing to be Patrol Captains, Lifeguards and Lifeguard Supervisors.

Units/s of Competency

  • PUATEA002B Work autonomously
  • PUAOPE027A Undertake beach safety management activities
  • BSBFLM312C Contribute to team effectiveness

These units form a part of the nationally recognised qualification PUA31312 Certificate III in Public Safety (Aquatic Search and Rescue).


Candidates must meet ALL of the following conditions:

  • be at least 17 years of age on the date of final assessment
  • hold the Bronze Medallion award and the Certificate II in Public Safety (Aquatic Rescue)
  • be proficient in ONE of the following:
    • Bronze Medallion
    • Radio Operator Certificate
    • Advanced Resuscitation Techniques Certificate
    • Apply First Aid

For more information, please download a copy of the Course-Syllabus-BBM or email the Clubs Chief Training Officer

Please check the Club Calendar for up coming course dates. Search by Category ‘Education’.