• TAE Trainers Course Jan 2020

    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 

    Eloura SLSC

    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 with any questions. 


    Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 06:30 PM
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  • Bronze Medallion Course February - April 2020

    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   
    Saturday, February 01, 2020 at 08:00 AM · 6 rsvps
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  • Gold Medallion Assessment 3 2019/2020

    Want to go for Gold in the 2019/2020 Season? This is the last of 3 assessment dates for the Gold Medallion. 


    To qualify for your Gold you need ALL of the following:

    • Proficient in Bronze Medallion
    • First Aid
    • ARTC
    • 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

    Learning Materials

    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. 

    What next?

    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 AM
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  • Silver Medallion Aquatic Rescue March 2020

    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. 

    Learning Outcomes: 

    Contribute to preparation activities for search and rescue operations

    Perform search and rescue of a missing person

    Demonstrate recovery and stand-down procedures


    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
    • Towel/s
    • Warm clothes
    • Spray jacket/wet weather jacket
    • Comfortable shoes
    • Sun protection
    • Water bottle/snacks
    • Wetsuit and booties
    • Fins
    • Goggles/snorkel
    • Torch
    • Rescue Tube
    • Public Safety and Aquatic Rescue Manual 

    (This list of items will also be emailed to all candidates). 


    Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 06:30 PM · 7 rsvps
    Bronte SLSC
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