Canterbury - Surf Lifeguard Exam #6


PLEASE NOTE- Any members wanting to compete in Nationals will have to do the February exam. No candidate sitting this exam will be able to attend Nationals in Mount Maunganui. 

Duration: 2 Evenings

Day 1:  Tuesday 5th March- theory test & pool components, Linwood Pool TBC

Day 2: Thursday 7th March- practical & beach components, venue TBC

This exam is for anyone wanting to compete in pre season events. 


  • Participate in full courses as required for qualification
  • Complete all practical requirements as necessary
  • Complete all theory requirements – full workbook completion prior to weekend is mandatory for some qualification.


  • Surf Lifeguard Award                   
  • 14 years of age
    Current member of a SLS Club