Proficiency is required in the prerequisites for this award to remain current.
The prerequisites are:
- Complete a 400-metre swim in 8 minutes or less in a swimming pool of no less than 25m length
- Hold and be proficient in the SLSA Bronze Medallion (and hold the Certificate II in Public Safety (Aquatic Search and Rescue)
SLSWA recommends that all current patrol captains and vice-captains undertake the Silver Medallion Aquatic Rescue online course as part of their skills maintenance. This online course forms the search and rescue (SAR) module of both the Silver Medallion Beach Management and Silver Medallion Aquatic Rescue (SMAR) courses.
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Woodside Nippers is a surf awareness program that is offered for children from the ages of 5-13. Join today!
Find out how you can become a patrolling member at the Yanchep Surf Life Saving Club today.
YSLSC youth programs provide a safe and enjoyable environment that promotes the Australian way of life.
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!