Pool Lifeguard Course


  • SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre Morphett Road Oaklands Park, SA, 5046 Australia

Pool Lifeguard

The Pool Lifeguard course (SISSS00111) provides the skills, knowledge and judgement required to become a qualified Pool Lifeguard.

Course content: 

  • The role of a Lifeguard
  • Accident prevention
  • Facility analysis and supervision
  • Aquatic emergencies
  • Lifeguarding skills and procedures
  • Public relations and public education
  • Swimming and leisure pool safety
  • Lifeguarding and the Law

 Prerequisites

  • Must be minimum of 16 years of age
  • Hold First Aid qualification (HLTAID003) - (proof of First Aid qualification must be prior to the commencement of the course)

Methods of Delivery and Course Duration

  • Full Pool Lifeguard Course: pre-course workbook, and 2 days of face-to-face delivery and assessment (9am - 5pm Saturday and Sunday)

Course Fees

  • Full Pool Lifeguard Course: $190 general public, $145 YMCA Employees, $120 for Surf Life Saving SA members.

To Book into this Pool Lifeguard course:

General public and Surf Life Saving SA members: CLICK HERE

YMCA Employees: CLICK HERE

November 9
Provide CPR
November 18
Pool Lifeguard Update