Clare Water Safety will be delivering the following courses, aimed at introducing candidates to current Beach Life guarding skills. The skills learned will provide a base for being able to complete Water Safety Ireland's Beach Lifeguard qualification.

 
Syllabus Summary

Surf 1 
  • General beach and water safety knowledge.
  • General fitness
  • Basic Life Support
Age: 12 and 13 years of age.
Ability: Be able to swim a minimum of 50 m in sea conditions.
Equipment required: Togs, goggles, comfortable wet suit and booties, 

Surf 2
  • All items in Surf 1
  • Knowledge of surf, beach, waves, rips and tides
  • Contacting the Emergency Services.
  • General fitness.
  • Rescue Board paddling
  • Use of fins in surf conditions.
  • Use of rescue tubes.
  • Basic Life Support
Age: At least 13 years of age.
Ability: Be able to swim a minimum of 75 m in sea conditions.
Equipment required: Togs, goggles, swim fins, comfortable wet suit and booties.
Tutor: Brendan Mc Grath
 
Surf 3
  • All items in Surf 2
  • Victim identification.
  • Communication skills.
  • General fitness.
  • Board paddling.
  • Run, swim, run with tubes and fins.
  • Basic Life Support
Age: At least 14 years of age.
Ability: Be able to swim a minimum of 150 m in sea conditions.
Equipment required: Togs, goggles, swim fins, comfortable wet suit and booties.
Tutor: Brendan Mc Grath
 
Rescue Tubes and paddles boards will be provided.

Upcoming Course details

Surf 1 and 2 ( combined)
4 x Sessions.
Dates: Saturdays, 28th August and 4th,11th and 18th September, 2021.
Times: 2.00 to 4.00 pm.
Venue: Lifesaving Training Centre, White Strand, Miltown Malbay.
Places available: 12 candidates maximum.
Cost: €40 pp
 
Surf 3.
5 x sessions
Dates: Sundays, 29th August and 5th,12th,19th and 26th, September, 2021.
Times: 2.00 to 4.00 pm.
Venue: Lifesaving Training Centre, White Strand, Miltown Malbay.
            Some sessions will be in Spanish Point to help develop skills in surf  conditions.
Places available: 12 candidates maximum.
Cost: €40 pp
 
To Book 

Surf 1/2
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Surf 3

 

 

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