Lifeguarding is one of life’s most rewarding jobs. These awards are a prerequisite for working with the RNLI on most of the UK beaches. The Beach Lifeguard Award is also needed should you wish to train as a surf instructor. The NARS Beach Lifeguard Award is internationally recognised as one the most comprehensive lifeguard courses in the world.
The courses are based in North Cornwall, accommodation can be arranged on request. The course is run over five days with an examination day on the Saturday.
Candidates must have a good level of fitness and be able to swim 400m in under seven and a half minutes. They must also be able to run 200m in under forty seconds. People wishing to use the qualification solely for surf coaching are only required to swim 400m in under nine and a half minutes and run 200m in under a minute.
- 27th July 2009
- 17th August 2009
- 7th September 2009
- 28th September 2009
- 12th October 2009
- 9th November 2009
- Cost £259
To book log on here http://www.errantsurf.com/beach-lifeguard.php