The Mandurah Recreation Centres provide a number of Royal Life Saving Society of Western Australia training courses throughout the year by qualified trainers.

Group bookings are available on or offsite within the Peel region, subject to a minimum booking of 8 participants. For more information, please contact us on 9550 3600.

This course schedule is subject to change, and courses may be altered or cancelled due to low booking numbers. New course dates are updated regularly as new dates become available.

If you'd like to be notified of the next course dates, please register your interest in future courses and we will contact you as soon as a course becomes available.

Bronze Medallion Course and Requalification 

Book Now to join our Bronze Medallion Course for 2020 and requalification course.

Bronze Medallion Full Course:
Thursday 9 July - Friday 10 July
Cost: $180.00

Bronze Medallion Requalification:
Friday 10 July
Cost: $85.00

Fill out an enquiry form for more information: https://fal.cn/BronzeMedallionEnquiry

As of 1 January 2015, all students studying vocational qualifications are required to register for a Unique Student Identifier (USI) and supply their USI to their training providers.

Please be aware that the USI must be collected before awarding a certificate of attainment to any student.

To avoid delays, the Mandurah Recreation Centres requires the USI to be provided at the time of enrolment.

Please note: RLSSWA cannot issue your certificate until you have provided us with your USI.

Register for your USI and find existing your USI on the USI website

Learn the lifesaving skills of CPR.

Course Information

The Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) training course provides theoretical and practical experience in the lifesaving techniques of CPR. 

HLTAID001 Provide Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation or CPR certificate from Royal Life Saving is recognised as a pre-requisite for employment as a swimming instructor and is a desirable qualification for many employers.

The resuscitation (CPR) certificate is valid for one year and it is recommended that the qualification is updated on an annual basis.

Courses are conducted by City of Mandurah staff who are accredited by Royal Lifesaving Society of WA.

Pre-requisites

None.

Minimum Age Requirements

There is no minimum age requirement although all participants must be able to participate in an adult learning environment.

Course Duration

4 hours.

Certification

Successful candidates will receive an RLSSWA Resuscitation certificate which is valid for one (1) year, and Statement of Attainment HLTAID001 - Provide Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation.

Course Fee

$60

Includes professional instruction, course notes and certification.

What you need to bring

  • Your own lunch and snacks
    Assorted sandwiches can be purchased from the Cafe at Mandurah Aquatic and Recreation Centre.
  • Please wear clothing that is comfortable and loose fitting
  • A pen
  • Photo identification
  • Your USI Number
You will be required to complete the resuscitation component on the floor. This is a requirement of passing the course.

The Senior First Aid training course provides you with the knowledge and practical skills to provide first aid treatment for a broad range of emergencies until the arrival of professional medical help.

The Senior First Aid training course gives you the knowledge and practical skills to provide first aid treatment for a broad range of emergencies until the arrival of professional medical help.

Course Information

This course from Royal Life Saving is nationally accredited, meets the Level 2 Workplace First Aid standard as determined by Work Safe, Western Australia and HLTAID003 First Aid. The senior first aid certificate is valid for three years after which you should take a refresher course.

Courses are conducted by City of Mandurah staff who are accredited by Royal Lifesaving Society of WA.

Pre-requisites

None.

Minimum Age Requirements

There is no minimum age requirement although all participants must be able to participate in an adult learning environment.

Course Duration

16 hours over two days

Certification

Successful candidates will receive an RLSSWA Senior First Aid Certificate, RLSSWA Resuscitation Certificate, and Statement of Attainment that includes the following unit of competency from the National Health Training, HLTAID003 - Provide first aid.

Course Fee

$180

Includes professional instruction, first aid learning resources and key ring face shield.

What you need to bring

  • Your own lunch and snacks
    Assorted sandwiches can be purchased from the Cafe at Mandurah Aquatic and Recreation Centre.
  • Please wear clothing that is comfortable and loose fitting
  • A pen
  • Photo identification
  • Your USI Number
You will be required to complete the resuscitation component on the floor. This is a requirement of passing the course.

This course will refresh your Senior First Aid skills and requalify you for another three years.

The Senior First Aid training course provides you with the knowledge and practical skills to provide first aid treatment for a broad range of emergencies until the arrival of professional medical help. 

Studies of skill and knowledge retention of trained people have shown that performance declines significantly if regular practice is not undertaken. Royal Life Saving recommends that all professional first aid qualifications are updated on a regular basis.

Course Information

This course from Royal Life Saving is nationally accredited, meets the Level 2 Workplace First Aid standard as determined by Work Safe, Western Australia and HLTAID003 First Aid. The senior first aid certificate is valid for three years after which you should take a refresher course.

Courses are conducted by City of Mandurah staff who are accredited by Royal Lifesaving Society of WA.

Pre-requisites

A current Senior First Aid Certificate, or equivalent award approved by Royal Life Saving, is required to book in to this course.

Minimum Age Requirements

There is no minimum age requirement although all participants must be able to participate in an adult learning environment.

Course Duration

8.5 hours

Certification

Successful candidates will receive an RLSSWA Senior First Aid Certificate, RLSSWA Resuscitation Certificate, and Statement of Attainment that includes the following unit of competency from the National Health Training, HLTAID003 - Provide first aid.

Course Fee

$120

Includes professional instruction, first aid learning resources and key ring face shield.

What you need to bring

  • Your own lunch and snacks
    Assorted sandwiches can be purchased from the Cafe at Mandurah Aquatic and Recreation Centre.
  • Please wear clothing that is comfortable and loose fitting
  • A pen
  • Photo identification
  • Your USI Number
You will be required to complete the resuscitation component on the floor. This is a requirement of passing the course.

Develop the level of knowledge, judgement, technique and physical ability to carry out safe water rescues.

The RLSSA Bronze Medallion provides participants with skills and knowledge of aquatic safety, rescue and survival skills techniques and is the minimum standard for a qualified lifesaver.

The Bronze Medallion training program conducted by Royal Life Saving will provide you with the skills and knowledge to react appropriately in a number of different aquatic emergency situations. The Bronze Medallion award is a personal achievement award that can recognise your capability to perform aquatic rescues in a safe and efficient manner.

Course Information

The WA Police Department recognise the Bronze Medallion qualification as highly desirable for employment. This course is a pre-requisite to enrol in the Pool Lifeguard Award.

Courses are conducted by City of Mandurah staff who are accredited by Royal Lifesaving Society of WA

Pre-requisites

None. However, it is advantageous to have completed the Bronze Star.

A medium level of aquatic fitness is required for some practical components of the Bronze Medallion.

Minimum Age Requirements

Calendar year in which the candidate turns 14.

Course Duration

14 hours over 2 days

Certification

Successful candidates will receive Bronze Medallion and Resuscitation Awards from Royal Life Saving for one year from date of certification.

Course Fee

$180

Includes professional instruction and learning resources.

What you need to bring

  • Swimwear and towel.
  • A long sleeve shirt and trousers to swim in.
  • Dry clothes for theory and resuscitation sessions
  • Photo identification
  • Your workbook

Develop the level of knowledge, judgement, technique and physical ability to carry out safe water rescues.

Course Information

The RLSSA Bronze Medallion provides participants with skills and knowledge of aquatic safety, rescue and survival skills techniques and is the minimum standard for a qualified lifesaver.

The Bronze Medallion training program conducted by Royal Life Saving will provide you with the skills and knowledge to react appropriately in a number of different aquatic emergency situations. The Bronze Medallion award is a personal achievement award that can recognise your capability to perform aquatic rescues in a safe and efficient manner.

The WA Police Department recognise the Bronze Medallion qualification as highly desirable for employment. This course is a pre-requisite to enrol in the Pool Lifeguard Award.

Courses are conducted by City of Mandurah staff who are accredited by Royal Lifesaving Society of WA.

Pre-requisites

A current Bronze Medallion award, or an equivalent award approved by Royal Life Saving, is required to book in to this course.

A medium level of aquatic fitness is required for some practical components of the Bronze Medallion.

Minimum Age Requirements

Calendar year in which the candidate turns 14.

Course Duration

3 hours

Certification

Successful candidates will receive Bronze Medallion and Resuscitation Awards from Royal Life Saving for one year from date of certification.

Course Fee

$85

Includes professional instruction and learning resources.

What you need to bring

  • Swimwear and towel.
  • A long sleeve shirt and trousers to swim in.
  • Dry clothes for theory and resuscitation sessions
  • Photo identification
  • Your workbook

This course allows you to develop the skills, knowledge and judgement required to become a qualified Pool Lifeguard.

Australian Lifeguards are world-renown for their high levels of skill and knowledge in accident prevention and rescue response. The current minimum industry requirement for employment as a Pool Lifeguard at a Swimming Pool or Aquatic Facility is the Royal Life Saving Pool Lifeguard certificate.

This course is not currently provided by the Mandurah Recreation Centres. For course details, please visit Royal Lifesaving WA.