The course syllabus is split into three sections:
The Lifeguard, Swimming Pool and Supervision
Intervention, Rescue and Emergency Action Plan
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, First Aid and AED
The course will include continual assessment of understanding of the syllabus and practical skills. Candidates must demonstrate competence in all aspects of the syllabus to be put forward to the end of course assessment, taken by an independent assessor. Any candidates who fail to pass all elements of the assessment will have 28 days to retake failed elements. Further fees will be chargeable for any additional support, training and assessments.
This course is a minimum of 39.5 hours plus assessment and attendance at all sessions is compulsory.
Following the assessment, the qualification will remain valid for 2 years. You can then retake the assessment providing that you have attended regular staff training in the workplace during the 2 year period.
Prior to enrolling on a course, the RLSS requires that you meet the following criteria:
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