Surf Life Saving New Zealand is pleased to announce the candidates, along with the team of Instructors and Mentors that have been selected for this season’s National Lifeguard School.
The National Lifeguard School is Surf Life Saving New Zealand’s highest surf lifesaving course in which candidates undergo intense training to gain their Advanced Lifeguard Award - the highest qualification available to lifeguards in New Zealand.
The school combines dynamic theory sessions with a number of intensive practical and scenario based activities extending participants both physically and mentally - honing already advanced skills.
We are fortunate to have a deep pool of exceptional lifeguards patrolling around our coastline. As in previous years, the standard of applicants was very high and we congratulate the 20 lifeguards selected to take part at Fitzroy from December 6-8.
Some of the skills the young lifeguards learn at National Lifeguard School include:
Candidates for this year’s National Lifeguard School are:
Instructors and Mentors for this year are:
The annual National Lifeguard School will be held at Fitzroy Beach Surf Life Saving Club from Friday December 6 to Sunday December 8.
For more information contact:
Media and Communications Manager
Surf Life Saving NZ
021 757 433