Becoming a Rookie Guard

After graduating from the Junior Surf Programme, our members can progress to a Rookie Guard, volunteering time on the beach and undertaking further study to progress to a qualified lifeguard position. 

Rookie Guard

Targeting 13 year old Junior Surf Members, this is a transition programme for those wanting to become Surf Lifeguards. The programme can take up to 8 weeks to complete. 

  • Able to swim 200m in a pool under 4.5 mins

  • Current club member

  • Available to particpate in four patrols (minimum 12 hours total)

  • Complete all Rookie Surf Lifeguard Log Book Modules

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