TAE Trainers Course:
Tuesday 28th January 6:30 -9:30pm
Thursday 30th January 6:30 - 9:30pm
Tuesday 4th February 6:30 - 9:30pm
Thursday 6th February 6:30 - 9:30pm
This course is for members interested in becoming trainers for the Bronze Medallion and provides participants with two units of competency from the Cert IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40116).
Units of competency are:
TAEDEL301 Provide work skill instruction
BSBCMM401 Make a presentation
Upon completion of training participants will need to assist in the delivery of two courses under the guidance of a mentor to become endorsed trainers.
Registrations close 10 January 2020. Please contact Michelle at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 06:30 PM0 RSVPs
Become a surf lifesaver at Tamarama SLSC!
Tamarama SLSC will be running our next Bronze course February - March 2020.
Information Evening: Wednesday 22nd January 6:30pm Tamarama SLSC
Timed Swim: Wednesday 29th January 6:30pm Victoria Park Pool
This is an 8 week course in order to give new members more patrolling time before end of season. Theory sessions will be conducted on a Tuesday evening, and participants should also prepare by reading chapters from the manual. All trainers are volunteers.
Optional weekly swim training: Mondays 6:30pm Victoria Park Pool Swimming Pool
Each Saturday training session will start at Tamarama SLSC at 8am.
Information Night Wednesday 22nd Jan 18:30-19:30 Tamarama SLSC Clubhouse Wednesday 29th Jan 18:30-19:30 Victoria Park Pool Week 1 Saturday 1 Feb 08:00 to 13:00 Theory and prac Week 2 Tuesday 4 Feb 18:30 - 20:30 Location tbc Theory Week 2 Saturday 8 Feb 8:00 to 12:00 Prac Week 3 Tuesday 11 Feb 18:30 - 20:30 Location tbc Theory Week 3 Saturday 15 Feb 8:00 to 12:00 Prac Week 4 Tuesday 18 Feb 18:30 to 20:30 Location tbc Theory Week 4 Saturday 22 Feb 8:00 to 12:00 Prac Week 4 SUNDAY 23rd FEB FIRST AID COURSE 8:00 - 4:00pm Week 5 Tuesday 25 Feb 18:30 - 20:30 Location tbc Theory Week 5 Saturday 29 Feb 8:00 to 12:00 Prac Week 6 Tuesday 3 Mar 18:30 - 20:30 Location tbc Theory Week 6 Saturday 7 Mar ARTC COURSE 8:00 to 4:00pm Theory and Prac Week 7 Tuesday 10 Mar Mock Part A Location tbc Theory Week 7 Sunday 14 Mar March Part B Prac Week 8 Tuesday 17 Mar PART A ASSESSMENT Tamarama SLSC Week 8 Saturday 21 Mar PART B ASSESSMENT North Bondi
Want to go for Gold in the 2019/2020 Season? This is the last of 3 assessment dates for the Gold Medallion.
ASSESSMENT DATE 3: SATURDAY 21ST MARCH 8AM @ BRONTE
To qualify for your Gold you need ALL of the following:
- Proficient in Bronze Medallion
- First Aid
- Silver Medallion Beach Management
What do I need to do?
- Swim 800m in under 14 minutes (prior to assessment date)
- Complete a mission test of a 400m swim, 800m run, 400m board paddle, 800m run in under 25 minutes
- Complete a board rescue of a novice swimmer 200m out to sea
- Complete a tube rescue of a swimmer 100m out to sea (use of fins preferred)
- Perform a complex patient rescue, including selecting equipment, returning patient to shore and treating patient appropriately and completing post-operational requirement
There is an induction booklet here with more details of the course including scenarios for the patient rescue. It is recommended working through these in a group, and getting a training group together for the fitness components.
If you would like to undertake this assessment, please RSVP by Wednesday 5th February. Your club CTO will contact branch to let them know, and you will receive an email from Branch with further instructions. You must have ALL the above pre-requisites when you RSVP.Saturday, March 21, 2020 at 08:00 AMrsvpBronte0 RSVPs
Bronte SLSC will be running a Silver Medallion in Aquatic Rescue (SMAR) course in March, 2020. Details as follows:
Tuesday 24 March 6:30 - 9:30pm @ Bronte SLSC
Thursday 26 March 6:30 - 9:30pm @ Bronte SLSC
Saturday 28 March 8am - 4pm @ Bronte SLSC
Current (proficient) Bronze Medallion.
Minimum 16 years of age on the date of the final assessment.
400m timed swim in 8 minutes or less, to be submitted prior to course commencement.
Contribute to preparation activities for search and rescue operations
Perform search and rescue of a missing person
Demonstrate recovery and stand-down procedures
REGISTRATIONS CLOSE THURSDAY 13 FEBRUARY. PLEASE RSVP TO SECURE A SPOT.
All learning materials and further information will be emailed to candidates prior to course commencement. Members MUST bring the following with them:
- Hi Viz singlet and club cap
- Warm clothes
- Spray jacket/wet weather jacket
- Comfortable shoes
- Sun protection
- Water bottle/snacks
- Wetsuit and booties
- Rescue Tube
- Public Safety and Aquatic Rescue Manual
(This list of items will also be emailed to all candidates).