Lifesaving Resources

Welcome to the Lifesaving Resources Toolbox.  This page houses all online resources and material to help develop you further as an instructor and to assist you with teaching our Lifeguarding education. 

Surf Lifeguard Award

Surf Lifeguard Award Training Manual (updated July 2019)
Surf Lifeguard Award Candidate Workbook (updated July 2021)
Surf Lifeguard Award Instructor Resources (updated May 2021)
COVID-19 Precautions Resource (updated July 2021)

St John CPR & AED on Adults Video - Click here
St John CPR on Adults Video - Click here
N A Rescue How to use a Tourniquet - Click here



IRB Awards

IRB Training Manual (updated September 2021)
IRB Driver Workbook (updated September 2021)
IRB Instructor Resources (updated September 2021)
IRB Changes Elearning Sheet (updated July 2021)
IRB Return to Shore Protocol


RWC Awards

RWC Training Manual (updated September 2020)
RWC Workbook (updated September 2020)
RWC Instructor Resource (updated May 2021)
RWC Changes Elearning Sheet (updated July 2021)
RWC Daily Operations Log (pdf form)


Rock Training & Rescue Module

Rock Training & Rescue Training Manual (updated September 2019)
Rock Training & Rescue Instructor Resources (updated May 2021)

Board Rescue Module

Board Rescue Skills Sheet
Board Rescue Instructor Resource (updated May 2021)

Refreshers: Surf Lifeguard, Patrol Support and Powercraft (IRB & RWC)

Refresher Manual (updated July 2021)
SLA & PSA Refresher Sign Off Form (updated July 2021)
Powercraft Refresher Sign Off Form (updated June 2021)
Regional Endorsement Form (updated June 2021)

Assessor/Examiner/Facilitator/Instructor Resources

SLSNZ Examiner and Assessor Code of Conduct (March 2022)

Other Resources:

Instructors Record Form (pdf)
Patrol Captains Report Form
Patient Report Form
Incident Report Form