Hawkes Bay Board Rescue Module


Prerequisites: 14 years of age | Surf Lifeguard Award (Refreshed) | Current member of a SLS club  

Who should complete it: Anyone interested in furthering their rescue capability when on patrol  

Candidate requirements:

  • Attend training sessions with the club instructor
  • Successfully complete all components of the examination

Exam Components:

  • Conscious patient rescue
  • Unconscious patient rescue 

Topics covered

  1. Basic paddling skills 
  2. Rescue board surf skills 
  3. Board rescue for an unconscious patient 
  4. Board rescue for a conscious patient 

To enrol into this course please contact your club administrator or sarnia.brewer@surflifesaving.org.nz