Lifesaving Instructor

Share your experience and communicate your passion for lifesaving by becoming a Lifesaving Instructor. You will train future lifeguards by teaching them first aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation and the various techniques and skills required in lifesaving. A Lifesaving Instructor can teach the following awards: Swim Patrol (Rookie, Ranger, Star), Bronze Star, Bronze Medallion, Bronze Cross, Lifesaving Fitness, Distinction, along with several other courses.


Minimum time required



  • To be at least 16 years old
  • To hold a current Bronze Cross award


Award validity

  • Valid for 2 years