Bronze Medallion

New Bronze Medallion Course for 2017/18

Pool Swim and Registration

Date:               Wednesday 15th November

Time:               5:00PM

Venue:            Bega Pool

First Day of Bronze Medallion Course

Date:               Saturday 18th November

Time:               8:30AM

Venue:            Tathra Surf Life Saving Club


Sharon George

email: Shazgeorge @ hotmail . com

mob: 0427 884 607

Duration and Timetable

4 weeks – Tues & Thurs 5.30pm – 7.30pm + One Beach Patrol.


Age at date of Award

A MINIMUM OF 15 YEARS OF AGE on the date of the final assessment


Pool Swim – 400m Swim (12 laps) in less than 9 minutes

Surf and Beach – 200m Run + 200m Swim + 200m Run in less than 8 minutes


ACTIVE 15 – 18 years – $55

ACTIVE 18+ years – $70


Award Fee – $30

Training Manual (33rd Edition) – $40


Available from your Instructor

Note: All graduates are required to undertake patrol duties


Prior to the commencement of the course, please ensure that you make yourself familiar with the following documents, available from the Surf Life Saving website.

  • SLSNSW Academy Handbook
  • SLSNSW RPL Guide for applicants

You should also print a copy of the Training Enrolment Form and bring this completed and signed form with you to the course. You can also access this form from the website – select Academy; Resources; Training Forms, then SLSNSW Member Training Forms

Go to the link below to access these documents, select Academy, then Resources, then Participant Resources.

Go to Surf Life Saving Website 

Surf Life Saving is very much a Team activity. Late withdrawal from the Course has adverse consequences on all other participants. If you cannot attend please advise your Instructor ASAP.