Surf Survival Program

This course is designed for High School pupils who have an interest in surfing and wishes to learn the essentials of:

  • Surf Smart & Awareness
  • Single Person Rescues
  • Resuscitation
  • Surf related injuries and their treatment
  • Run / Swim / Run
  • Basic First Aid

This certificate is essential for all participants in school Surfing activities and also highly recommended for Teachers who take children to the beach, also as a prerequisite for anyone interested in surfing or taking part in a Learn to Surf program.

The Surf Survival Certificate Course is conducted over 2 days. Day one Theory in the classroom. Day two Practical is held at Nobbys Beach and Newcastle Baths. All participants completing the course will receive a Nationally Accredited Certificate.

Pre – requisites: 150 metre pool swim.

If you would like to find out more information about this course please contact the Hunter Branch Office on 4961 4533 or email