Lifeguards look after the safety of people at beaches or swimming pools, through accident prevention and rescue, and educating the public on water safety.
You usually need a certificate II or III in public safety (aquatic rescue), a royal life saving pool lifeguard certificate or a surf life saving bronze medallion to work as a Lifeguard.
Top skills requested in job advertisements for this occupation.
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Public Health and Safety
Teamwork / Collaboration