Are you over 15? ........ Time to get your Bronze Medallion!
The Bronze Medallion is a skills based award. You must be a minimum of 15 years of age and as a pre-requisite candidates must complete a 400m pool swim in nine (9) minutes or less. Candidates train in groups for approximately six (6) weeks, training twice per week. During this time they will develop skills in:
- First Aid
- Oxygen and Defibrillator use
- Rescues and Patrols
Candidates will be assessed on these skills and in communications and team work in a patrolling situation.
Candidates will successfully complete a 200m run, 200m swim and 200m run in eight (8) minutes.
The date/s for the next Bronze Medallion course/s (for new members) will be posted here as soon as they have been finalised for the 2017/18 season.
Please click here to read the Bronze Medallion Course Information sheet.
Please click on the following to download the forms required to apply for the course -
These must be completed and emailed to exo@freshwaterslsc or mailed to Freshwater SLSC, P O Box 308, Freshwater NSW 2096.
Cost for new members -
- Cadets and Active Juniors - $275.00
- Active Seniors (Over 18) - $375.00
Welcome to Freshwater - for further Information about the club and your obligations as a patrolling member please click here.