Capital Coast Regional Lifeguard Service Trial

Event Details

Sat 4 Oct 10:00AM
Coastlands Aquatic Centre and Paekakariki Surf Club, Pool: 10 Brett Ambler Way, Paraparaumu - Surf Club: The Parade, Paekakariki Beach, Kapiti Coast, Central - Capital Coast

Event Contact:

Zoë Canvin

Tel: 0275 833 228

Email: zoe.canvin@surflifesaving.org.nz

<p>Practical and theoretical exam for those wishing to be employed as a SLSNZ Regional Lifeguard.</p> <p>If you have applied for a position it is compulsory to attend this exam, unless you have been offered a conditional offer of employment.&nbsp;</p> <p>You will be assessed on the following criteria:&nbsp;</p> <p>Assessment task Weighting<br /> 1. Experience assessment: completed on application - 35%<br /> 2. Swimming competency: 400 m pool assessment - 10%<br /> <em>(must be completed in less than 9 minutes to continue the assessment)</em><br /> 3. Theory and cognitive assessment: theory test - 20%<br /> 4. Cardiovascular fitness assessment: 3 km run - 10%<br /> 5. Environment specific fitness assessment: Run-Swim-Run - 15%<br /> 6. Personality and attitude assessment - 10%</p> <p>Please be at the Pool at 9:40am, ready for the assessment start at 10am.</p> <p>You will need to bring adequate gear for completeing the above tasks ie, togs, wetsuit, running shoes, fins etc.</p> <p>Please bring a lifeguard rashshirt for the Run Swim Run.<br /> <br /> If you have any queries about the trial or have problems on the day please call Jacob Davies: 0274 571 012 or Zoë Canvin: 0275 833 228.</p> Organisation

Description

Practical and theoretical exam for those wishing to be employed as a SLSNZ Regional Lifeguard.

If you have applied for a position it is compulsory to attend this exam, unless you have been offered a conditional offer of employment. 

You will be assessed on the following criteria: 

Assessment task Weighting
1. Experience assessment: completed on application - 35%
2. Swimming competency: 400 m pool assessment - 10%
(must be completed in less than 9 minutes to continue the assessment)
3. Theory and cognitive assessment: theory test - 20%
4. Cardiovascular fitness assessment: 3 km run - 10%
5. Environment specific fitness assessment: Run-Swim-Run - 15%
6. Personality and attitude assessment - 10%

Please be at the Pool at 9:40am, ready for the assessment start at 10am.

You will need to bring adequate gear for completeing the above tasks ie, togs, wetsuit, running shoes, fins etc.

Please bring a lifeguard rashshirt for the Run Swim Run.

If you have any queries about the trial or have problems on the day please call Jacob Davies: 0274 571 012 or Zoë Canvin: 0275 833 228.