First Aid

Surf Life Saving New Zealand has developed a specific curriculum for first aid training to ensure that surf lifeguards on patrol are trained and equipped to deal with potentially life threating situations. We have approved providers of this curriculum.

Changes to First Aid training effective from December 2021

The First Aid training resource for clubs document below contains the following:  


If you require any other help please contact your Regional Lifesaving Manager or Club Development Officer. 

First Aid Providers

Surf Life Saving New Zealand has developed its own first aid curriculum which meets the needs of our Surf Lifeguards.

For more information about becoming an accredited provider please contact:
Belinda Slement, National Education Manager