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Members are encouraged to fully participate in their lifesaving duties by undertaking higher awards.

  • Awards Qualifications Chart (Covers all awards from Junior Awards (Surf Survival, Surf Rescue, Radio Operators) to Public Safety (Bronze, Silver and Gold Medallions) First Aid, Training and Powercraft Awards)

Please Note: These awards qualification charts are subject to change. Please check the Surf Life Saving NSW website to get updates.

Courses are conducted both in-house at Freshwater and with SLS Sydney Northern Beaches and SLS New South Wales and include the following:.

Powercraft Awards
These awards include ATV, IRB Crew, IRB Driver and RWC (Jetski) awards

First Aid Awards
These awards include Advanced Resuscitation, Apply First Aid, Spinal Management and Advanced Emergency Care.

Public Safety Awards
These include Silver Medallion Basic Beach Management, Cert III Public Safety and the Gold Medallion.

These courses will be advertised internally to members via FreshNET