Dolphins (surf rescue certificate for ages 14-17)

Our teens (ages 14-17) Dolphins Program Surf Rescue Certificate (SRC) course provides participants with the skills and knowledge of basic surf awareness and surf rescue techniques in a fun filled experience.

SURF RESCUE CERTIFICATE (SRC).


Our teens (ages 14-17) Dolphins Program Surf Rescue Certificate (SRC) course provides participants with the skills and knowledge of basic surf awareness and surf rescue techniques in a fun filled experience.


Safety and well being

  • Knowledge of the surf environment, including hazards & surf conditions.

Surf awareness skills

  • Surf skills & techniques for self-survival in water while negotiating prevailing surf conditions with or without a flotation device.

  • Enhancing team communication and public awareness.

Surf rescue techniques

  • Perform a surf rescue using SLSA certified equipment & rescue techniques.

First-aid & CPR

  • Learning basic anatomy and understanding of human body.

  • Basic first aid skills with a focus on preserving life and preventing injury.

  • Respond to an emergency situation requiring cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).

Marine Environment Studies and Conservation

  • Deeper understanding of the coastal environment and its inhabitants.

Prerequisite for participants in this course: swim 200 meters in 5 minutes and 1 minute float.

Upon completion of the SRC course you receive the ILSF Surf Rescue Certificate.