West Coast Water Safety staff are amongst the most experienced Lifeguard, water safety and event safety staff in Australia. Our staff are professional Lifeguards 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, nurses, teachers and even an ex Bondi Lifeguard on staff.

If you are looking for the most experienced and professional lifeguard team 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, 2020
  • 2019 Shoalwater Classic Triathlon
  • and many more

    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)
  • On scene controllers hold Certificate III 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 + 600m board paddle in surf + 600m 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)
  • ReOC  remotely piloted aircraft operator’s certificate is held by the company.