Lifeguard

Lifeguards look after the safety of people at beaches or swimming pools, through accident prevention and rescue, and educating the public on water safety.
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    Overview

    Lifeguards look after the safety of people at beaches or swimming pools, through accident prevention and rescue, and educating the public on water safety.

    Day-to-day

    • promotes water safety awareness and undertakes rescue of people in difficulty in the water.

    Considerations

    • Working outdoors

    To become a Lifeguard

    • 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.

      Take a course in Pool Lifeguarding

    Skills employers are looking for

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