Become a Lifesaver

Become a Lifesaver

Lifesavers

surf-life-saving-aus Becoming a surf lifesaver is satisfying, fun and rewarding. You can lead a fit and healthy lifestyle, become trained in aquatic safety skills, make great friends, compete in surf carnivals and events, and give something back to the community.Who knows… you may actually help save someone’s life one day.Surf Lifesaving offers plenty of opportunities to gain skills and qualifications in lifesaving and associated activities. Some of the many areas you can obtain qualifications in are:

  • Bronze Medallion (Surf Rescue Certificate if under 15)
  • Resuscitation
  • First Aid
  • IRB Operations
  • Defibrillation
  • Emergency Care
  • Radio Operations

…and many more, from basic operations through to advanced levels, and you can even become an instructor.

Join today and start on the road to gaining valuable skills and to begin making your contribution to making the beach safer.

About Patrols

Narrabeen Beach SLSC provides voluntary patrols of the beach each weekend & public holiday from the last weekend in September to the last weekend in April. The patrol hours are from 9am to 4pm throughout October & April, & from 9am to 5pm at all other times.

Our patrolling members gave up 4,532 hours of their time on the beach and performed 11 rescues, 44 first aid treatments, and 769 preventative actions in the 2013/14 season.Rob on patrol

At Narrabeen Beach, on average, each volunteer patrols approximately half a day every three weeks. The club regularly runs bronze & other training courses & anybody interested in becoming a Narrabee
n Beach lifesaver should contact us at lifesaving@narrabeach.org.au or 0438 463 127

 

Patrol requirements

As part of a patrol team you have a basic obligation to attend your rostered patrols. If you are unable to do so you MUST arrange for a substitute to attend in your place. Preferably, someone with the same qualifications as yourself. Always let your patrol captain know about any substitutions.