October 12, 2019
This entry level (POL Level 1) Award when involving trainee professional ocean lifeguards particularly requires these ocean lifeguards to function under strict supervision in the workplace.
To gain the qualification of this Professional Ocean Lifeguard Award level both the Vocational training units of competency listed and the other requirements indicated below must be met.
For more information on understanding requirements for each level of the POL please see the following pdf document:
PUA31312 Certificate III in Public Safety (Aquatic Search and Rescue)
NB Units of Competency presented as accumulating Skill Sets (Levels 1-3).
HLTAID003 Apply first aid
HLTAID007 Apply advanced resuscitation techniques
PUASAR017A Undertake advanced surf rescue
PUACOM001C Communicate in the workplace*
PUASAR012C Apply surf awareness and self-rescue skills*
PUASAR013A Participate in an aquatic rescue operation*
*pre-requisites for PUASAR017A Undertake advanced surf rescue
Current Motor Vehicle Driver License
Current APOLA POL Annual Proficiency Certificate