COACHING

Coaches work with surf sport athletes across all of the disciplines of lifesaving. Coaches are fully accredited under the National Coaching Accreditation Scheme (NCAS) and there are several tiers within the coaching pathway:

  • Age Manager (nb. not part of the NCAS)
  • Foundation Coach
  • Development Coach
  • Performance Coach
  • High Performance Coach

Click here for more detailed information on the role of the coach or send an email to express your interest in coaching. 


OFFICIATING

Officials monitor races and competitions to ensure that the rules are being followed. The officiating pathway follows a similar tiered structure to coaching:

  • Junior Official
  • Level 1 Official
  • Level 2 Official
  • Level 3 Official 

Surf Life Saving SA is proud to support beginner officials through our involvement in the Coloured Shirt Program

Click here for more detailed information on the role of the official or send an email to express your interest in officiating. 


FOR MORE INFORMATION

Contact the Surf Sports department for more detailed or specific information for South Australian Coaches and Officials. 

All documentation relating to courses, accreditation, re accreditation, recognition of prior learning, is available for members on the Members Portal