Bronze Medallion

Bronze Medallion Courses

Each year at the beginning of the season (November) the Club holds a Bronze Medallion Course.

To get this season’s dates, times and cost, Email: [email protected]


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


Available from your Instructor

Note: All graduates are required to undertake patrol duties for Tathra SLSC


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.