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Lifeguard Training

National Surf Coach Lifesaving Award

National Surf Coach Lifesaving Award with Porthcawl surf

National Surf Coach Lifesaving Award

An innovative Award which creates a level of competence in life saving that meets the requirements of a surf coach and enables more location and job specific training and assessment.

Internationally recognised award by most surf organisations.

3 Day Course  – £250

2024 Dates

  • Starting 10th April – 10am
  • Starting 15th May – 10am
  • Starting 23rd October – 10am


  • Be a minimum of 16 years of age on date of assessment.
  • Be able to perform a continuous swim of 300m within 7 and half minutes
  • Be medically and physically fit


  • Demonstrate competence in the required fitness tests and releases
  • Demonstrate effectively the ability to carry out various Lifesaving skills
  • Demonstrate effective rescue techniques
  • Demonstrate how to administer Life Support to Adults, Children and Infants
  • Demonstrate knowledge of basic first aid


19 hours Training – 3 days with the assessment on the 3rd day.  Evening work is also required.


£250 includes SLSA Wales membership, certification and all literature needed.

How to book onto the course – Book online by clicking on the blue ‘book now bar’ at the top of this webpage or the red book now button.

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