Surf Rescue Training Providers
ASI Instructors are required to hold rescue qualifications.
This page displays some certificates approved by ASI, and some training organisations that deliver these certificates. Contact ASI if your certificate is not listed.
Required for all ASI Instructors: instructing in surf.
Name of Course
|Australia||OSSCA (Ocean Safety Surf Coach Award)||APOLA|
Surf Lifesaving Bronze Medallion / Certificate II in Public Safety (Aquatic Rescue)
|Australia-QLD||Surf Lifesaving Bronze Medallion or Community Surf Lifesaving Certificate||Steve Sharpe
Ph: 07 5576 0513
|Australia - Tas||Aquatic Safety Training Program for a Dynamic Environment (Previously Community/Teachers Bronze)||SLS Tasmania|
|Lifeguard Course||Wollongong First Aid|
|Asia||ASI SUP Instructor Water Safety Rescue Award||ASI|
|Indonesia-Bali||Surf Lifesaving Bronze Medallion||Surf Lifesaving Kuta|
|France||Brevet National De Securitie Et De Sauvetage Aquatique||Federation Francaise de Sauvetage et de Secourisme|
|Phillipines||Combined surf rescue / first aid. Zambales Lifesaving Certificate||Zambales Surf Lifesaving/ Philippines Coast Guard|
|Phillipines||First Aid Standard & Basic Life Support||Philippine National Red Cross|
|Portugal||Cursos de Nadador Salvador (includes first aid)||ISN Marinha PT|
|Netherlands||Beach Lifeguard Course||Lifeguarding NL|
|Taiwan||Standard Water Safety Rescuer Certificate||Red Cross Society ROC|
|UK||National Vocational Beach Lifeguard Qualification (NVBLQ) (includes first aid)||RLSS|
|UK||SLSGB - Surf Lifesaving GB Surf Coach Lifesaver Award (includes first aid)||H2O Trainining|
|UK-England-Cornwall||SLSGB - Surf Lifesaving GB Surf Coach Lifesaver Award (includes first aid)||Raven Surf School|
|UK-England-Cornwall||RLSS - Royal Life Saving Society Beach Lifeguard||Lifeguard International.|
|UK-England-Devon||SLSGB - Surf Lifesaving GB Beach Lifeguard Certificate (includes first aid)||Discovery Surf School|
|USA||ASI SUP Instructor Water Safety Award||ASI|
|USA||Lifeguard Training certificate||American Red Cross|
|USA||Lifeguard Training (with first aid)) certificate||American Red Cross|
|USA||Open Water Lifeguard (1 Day Workshop) Certificate||International Surf Lifesaving Association|
|USA||Basic Open Water Lifeguard Certificate||International Surf Lifesaving Association|
|USA||Advanced Open Water Certificate (with First Aid).||International Surf Lifesaving Association|
|USA-Texas||Lifeguarding or Open Water Lifeguarding (Red Cross)||The Expedition School|
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