Please note:
  • You must be 14 years of age at the time of the exam.
  • You need to be a financial member of Omanu Beach SLSC please visit our website here for more details
  • Course cost: Subsidised cost of $130, includes first aid course, workbook, manual, exam fee and uniform.
  • If you already have a current first aid certificate (6400, 6401, 6402) you do not need to complete the first aid weekend
  • We will teach you everything you need to know for your lifeguard award.
  • You will need to make sure that you can swim (pool swim) 400 meters in under 8 minutes and 45secs. If you would like support with swim training please visit
Course 1 
October / November 2019
Weekend One – First Aid Level One
19-20 October
Weekend Two – Lifeguard Skills Training
2-3 November
Weekend Three – Exam Weekend

10 November


Course 2 
November / December 2018
Weekend One – Lifeguard Skills Training
23-24 November
Weekend Two – First Aid Level One
30 November – 1 December
Weekend Three – Exam Weekend
8 December