SLSGB Surf Coach Safety & Rescue Award Northumberland

Northern Bootcamp, Golden Hill Bradford Farm, Belford, NE70 7JT
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SLSGB Surf Coach Safety & Rescue Award Northumberland

Course dates

  • Sat, 19 Jun '21   3 days - done
  • Sat, 19 Jun '21   3 days - done
  • Sat, 19 Jun '21   3 days - done

This award is applicable to those undertaking surf coaching and instruction activity and for surfboard hiring organisations. It aims to establish a minimum vocational standard that demonstrates a level of competence for the safety of participants under instruction during a coached surf activity session undertaken in primarily wading depth water and to establish the necessary skills and knowledge to provide basic rescue response and life support.

Holders of this award should take careful account of local conditions where they are coaching and the scope of the activity and the guidance provided by local risk assessments and a location specific LOP.

Surf Coaches employed at locations using artificial wave technology (AWT) will need to undertake the

Level: Beginner / intermidate

Age range: Over 16


Pre Requisites:
• Minimum of 16 years of age on date of assessment.
• Able to swim 200 metres in open water in less than 5min 30sec
• Medically and physically fit.
• Member of Surf Lifesaving GB (H2O Training will register you as a member if this is your first award)


SLSGB Beach Lifeguard Award,19th - 21st June, Northumberland
Course ticket - for all 3 dates.
1 available until Thu 17 Jun 12am
This cost includes: SLSGB Membership SLSGB Registration Pre course online learning course

Northern Bootcamp
Golden Hill Bradford Farm
NE70 7JT

The course will be based from the Northern Bootcamp site and use local beaches for the on water parts.