Bronze Medallion Course

Wednesday, 5 December 2018

Bronze Medallion Course

Dixon Park Surf Life Saving Club
Dixon Park Surf Club, Ocean St, Merewether, Newcastle, NSW, 2291

Bronze Medallion Course
At Dixon Park SLSC

The Dixon Park SLSC will be offering a Bronze Medallion Course in accordance with the timetable set out below. Candidates will need to register by email and attend all of the sessions outlined in the course timeline.

Those wishing to register should email by 4/12/18:
Stuart Barnett
Chief Training Officer
Dixon Park SLSC

The Cost of the course is:
1. New Member $250.00 including membership.
2. Existing Members $170.00.
3. Parents of Registered Nippers who are registered as Associate Members $100.00

The Course includes the following certificates: Bronze Medallion, First Aid, Advanced Resuscitation, Spinal Injury Management and Radio Operators course.

By January 2019 you will need to be able to complete a 400m pool swim in 9 minutes or less.

Course Timeline(all venues are Dixon Park SLSC unless stated)

5 December, 2018 at 6.30pm: Induction, payment of fees and introduction to manual and introduction to initial 3 chapters.
6 December to 15 January: Candidates to complete answers to theory questions in relation to the Bronze, Advanced Resuscitation and spinal courses. over Christmas period.
15 January, 2019 at 6.30pm: Radio Operators Course
19 January, 2018 at 8.30am to 3pm: First Aid Course
22 January, 2019 at 6.30pm: Advanced Resuscitation Course
29 January, 2019 at 6.30pm: Advanced Resuscitation and Spinal Course
5 February, 2019 at 6.30pm: Review of answers to questions and final papers check.
13 March, 2019 at 6.30pm: Dry Assessment
16 March, 2019 @8.30am: Wet Assessment at Stockton Beach
Practical Sessions (in the Surf): All water sessions will take place on Sundays from a date in January to early March at 8.30am at Dixon Park Beach.

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