IRB Drivers Course

The aim of this course is to provide participants with the skills and knowledge to effectively drive and manage an Inflatable Rescue Boat (IRB) in surf rescue operations.

Skills maintenance in the Silver Medallion IRB Driver award can only be assessed by an IRB assessor. Logged hours should be included in making assessment decisions.

  • Members to be assessed on theoretical knowledge
  • Demonstrate the ability to apply safe driving practice including but not limited to:
    • Parallel running
    • Figures of eight
    • Response to signals
    • Negotiation of surf as required
    • Demonstrate the ability to conduct a victim rescue to include both unconscious and conscious patients
    • Demonstrate ability to carry out a victim lift, exit, carry and lay

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Woodside Nippers

Woodside Nippers is a surf awareness program that is offered for children from the ages of 5-13. Join today!

Patrol Membership

Find out how you can become a patrolling member at the Yanchep Surf Life Saving Club today.

Youth Program

YSLSC youth programs provide a safe and enjoyable environment that promotes the Australian way of life.

Beach Wheelchair

The City's Sandcruiser wheelchair is available for loan by members of the public at Yanchep Beach.


Surf Sports are a fabulous way to compete against other local, state and national clubs. Join Yanchep SLSC today!

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Yanchep SLSC supports the Equal Opportunity Commission’s Policy Framework for Substantive Equality.

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