About Education

Narrabeen Beach SLSC has a long tradition of excellence in training and education.

Narrabeen’s Director of Education: Matt Murphy was recognised as Surf Lifesaving Sydney Northern Beaches(SLSSNB)  Trainer of the Year Season 2013-14Bronzeys April 2015

We have a dedicated and skilled pool of instructors ensuring that candidates receive a high standard of training both in the classroom and on the beach.

Our dedicated trainers and assessors help members attain 20 new lifesaving awards during Season 2014, including new Bronze Medallion holders – building a platform for future service.

All members wishing to become surf lifesavers must complete their training for the Surf Life Saving Australia Bronze Medallion (Certificate II in Public Safety – Aquatic Rescue).


Bronzeys April 2014

The Bronze Medallion is a Nationally Recognised Qualification and teaches a range of activities in order to be able to perform all the basic requirements of a lifesaver:

• Occupational Health and Safety

• Beach types

• Wave patterns

• Currents

• Resuscitation

• First aid

• Communication techniques

• Radio communications

• Patrolling methods

Narrabeen Beach SLSC also offers additional training to its active members which assist with patrolling operations:
• IRB Driver

• IRB Crew

• Spinal Management

• Surf Rescue Certificate

• Radio Operators

For more information, contact our Director of Education  at or check out Education Calendar tab for dates of the next training sessions.