The Patrol Captain is the principle leader of their patrol’s lifesaving functions on the beach. At the operational level, the major function of the Patrol Captain is to ensure effective beach management and rescue capabilities are established and maintained during their rostered watch.
To undertake this role you need to hold or obtain the following qualifications and prerequisites:
You need to hold and be proficient in at least one lifesaving award to be a Patrol Captain.
You could progress to these participation opportunities from here:
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:
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.Read more
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