About Jet Rescue Boat Crew

Jet rescue boats are part of SLS support operations. They are normally used to support club activities, events and are capable of 24/7 search and rescue.

What qualifications and/or prerequisites do I need?

To undertake this role you need to hold or obtain the following qualifications and prerequisites:

Qualifications

Provides participants with the skills and knowledge to crew a Jet Rescue Boat in surf rescue operations.

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Prerequisites

The Bronze Medallion course provides participants with the skills and knowledge of patrolling and surf awareness in order to be able to participate in lifesaving operations.

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Other Requirements

There may be additional requirements you need to meet to become jet rescue boat crew person.

How do I make it happen?

If you would like to become a jet rescue boat crewperson, please contact the lifesaving manager at your state centre. https://sls.com.au/state-centres/

Other Opportunities Related to Jet Rescue Boat Crew

Where can I grow from here?

Where to next?

You could progress to these participation opportunities from here:

Safely and effectively drive a Jet Rescue Boat in surf rescue operations.

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Facilitators support the high quality and nationally consistent delivery and assessment of specified Surf Life Saving awards.

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Trainers provide members with the opportunity to pass on their skills and knowledge to similar-minded and passionate members through a formal learning process. As a Trainer you will be able to conduct courses, both SLSA Awards and Nationally Recognised Units, if you currently hold the relevant award in which you wish to train.

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What other options might suit me?

If you can do this role but would like to use your skills in another area in our organisation here are some other options for you to consider:

Age managers are responsible for running activities for their group of nippers on the day, and encouraging children to learn and progress in their surf lifesaving activities.

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A surf lifesaver is a trained volunteer that patrols our beaches on the weekends. Becoming a surf lifesaver is satisfying, fun and rewarding. You can lead a fit and healthy lifestyle, become trained in aquatic safety skills, make new friends, compete in surf sports, and give something back to your local community. You may also help save someone’s life one day!

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There are a wide range of opportunities available for members interested in participating in Surf Life Saving sport.

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