Professional Lifeguard Services

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October 12, 2019

West Coast Water Safety staff are amongst the most experienced water safety and event safety staff in Australia. Our staff are drawn from Trigg & Scarborough beaches, two of Western Australia’s busiest and most dangerous; Dealing with 1.5 million international visitors per year. We have helicopter rescue crew, paramedics and even an ex Bondi Lifeguard on staff.

If you are looking for the most experienced and professional lifeguards in the country you have come to the right place.

Our team have been involved in on-beach operational oversight and or water safety at events including:

  • Three Australian Surf Lifesaving championships
  • Two Australian Beach Volleyball championships
  • WA State & WA Schools volleyball championships
  • Numerous camps & water sports including surfing events (private & schools)
  • Two Nutri-Grain Ironman Series (Perth & Yallingup water safety)
  • Perth WA leg of the ROC race
  • Shire of Gingin Lancelin Triathlon 2019
  • 2019 Shoalwater Classic Triathlon

We can provide water, first aid and safety training along with risk management services anywhere in the Australasian region for events such as:

  • Triathlon events
  • Aquatic filming and photography (TV Commercials, Feature Films and Events)
  • Ocean & River swims
  • Paddle ski racing
  • SUP (Stand Up Paddle) board events
  • Rowing events
  • Board paddling events
  • Yacht / Boat races
  • Pool & Beach parties
  • Corporate events
  • School carnivals (pool & ocean)
  • School camps
  • Surfing events
  • Boat cruises
  • Music Festivals
  • Sporting Events
  • Supervised / accompanied snorkeling & diving trips

All our staff are Professional Ocean Lifeguards with the following minimum qualifications:

  • Bronze Medallion / Certificate II in Public Safety (Aquatic Rescue)
  • Advanced resuscitation certificate
  • Provide first aid (HLTAID003) or occupational first aid (HLTAID008) certificate
  • Spinal Management certification
  • Analgesic Gases Pain Management – Penthrane (Methoxyflurane) certificate
  • Asthma and Anaphylaxis Management combined course
  • Defibrillation Operators Certificate
  • 800 meter pool swim (50mtr pool) in less than 14 minutes
  • Lifeguard Mission (800m beach run + 400m board paddle in surf + 400m surf swim + 800m beach run
  • Simulated tube rescue of patient 100+ meters off shore in surf
  • Simulated board rescue of patient 200+ meters off shore in surf
  • Simulated drowning resuscitation
  • Working With Children certification
  • National Police clearance

Rescue craft drivers & crew also hold the following additional awards:

  • Recreational Skippers Ticket
  • IRB (Inflatable Rescue Boat) Drivers Award and/or
  • RWC (Rescue Water Craft or Jetski) drivers award

Drone operators hold the following:

  • Remote Pilot License (RePL)

Would you like to discuss your requirements with us?
Simply provide the basic details via either our Contact or Quote forms and we will get straight back to you with a solution and quote.

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