The focus for Nippers for this age group is on play, participation and fun. Participants learn about what makes up a beach environment, sunsmart guidelines, the importance of having an adult with them at the beach, what a lifesaver is and what they do, wading, beach sprinting and beach flags.
To undertake this role you need to hold or obtain the following qualifications and prerequisites:
There are no specific qualifications
There are no prerequisites
You could progress to these participation opportunities from here:
For this age group safety steps up a gear by introducing safety tips and the ability to identify hazardous surf conditions. Participants can begin to use a nipper board, so basic board positioning and paddling is introduced. Other surf sports skills focus on body surfing, sand running technique and diving for a beach flag.Read more
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:
There are no similar options for this pathway.
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