Bronze Medallion /Surf Rescue Certificate courses

The course is to run over 5 days and there is a charge of $120 for current members.  This is to cover the cost of the manual, workbooks, award, patrol uniform and food.  This Award is a requirement for those who have turned 13 this year or are turning 13 before the start of the season if they are interested in competition for the coming season.

It would also be great to hear from any of your friends who may be interested in joining SMLSC and doing the course. The charge for new members is $300 – this includes your membership fee, bathers, patrol uniform, manual, workbooks, award and food.

Please contact for details of our upcoming training program.

Please note:  this course is for club members only – we welcome new members to join us.


The Instructors and Training Officers at SMLSC, under the direction of the Training and Development Manager, conduct training for life saving awards. These courses being

  • Surf Rescue Certificate (for members 13+)
  • Bronze Medallion (for members 15+);
  • Level Two First Aid
  • Advanced Resuscitation Techniques
  • Inflatable Rescue Boat – Driver and Crew

Holders of these awards must undergo a proficiency test every 12 months.