Certificate III in Public Safety (Aquatic Search and Rescue) - PUA31312

Surf Life Saving SA

Entry Requirements:

Not applicable.

Subjects you can Study:

Operate and maintain a small powercraft and motor for rescue operations; Undertake helicopter safety and escape; Operate communications systems and equipment; Undertake beach safety management activities; Follow defined occupational health and safety policies and procedures; Assess operational risk; Work as a team member in an emergency operations centre; Apply advanced resuscitation techniques; Apply advanced first aid; Assist participants with a disability during aquatic activities; Perform advanced water rescues; Navigate in an aquatic environment; Provide first aid in remote situation; Provide emergency care for suspected spinal injury; Supervise clients at an aquatic facility or environment; Operate an automated external defibrillator in an emergency; Provide services to clients; Prepare, maintain and test response equipment; Communicate in the workplace; Administer oxygen in an emergency situation; Treat operational risk; Work effectively in a public safety organisation; Drive vehicles under operational conditions; Work autonomously; Apply first aid; Provide pain management; Crew small powercraft in a rescue operation; Search as a member of an aquatic search team; Maintain safety at an incident scene; Perform basic water rescues; Control a Level 1 incident; Undertake advanced surf rescue; Operate and maintain a personal water craft for rescue operations; Promote public safety objectives by liaison with a culturally specific community; Contribute to team effectiveness

Study Pathways:

Pathways into the qualificationCandidates may enter the qualification through a number of entry points demonstrating potential to undertake vocational education and training at this qualification level, such as:after achieving the PUA21012 Certificate II in Public Safety (Aquatic Rescue)working in a lifesaver, lifeguard, first responder or marine rescue rolewith vocational experience in beach or marine safety and first responder roles.Pathways from the qualificationAfter achieving the PUA31312 Certificate III in Public Safety (Aquatic Search and Rescue), candidates may undertake a range of qualifications relevant to their role, such as:PUA41112 Certificate IV in Public Safety (Community Safety)PUA42612 Certificate IV in Public Safety (Aquatic Search and Rescue Management).

Related Careers:

Community Worker,
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West Beach - 2 Barcoo Road
Established in 2002, Surf Life Saving SA is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO Code: 40110) which provides accredited training and related courses to students in Australia. Surf Life Saving SA offers 3 courses across 6 study fields. Surf Life Saving SA courses are offered in 1 location. You can view their campus locations by clicking on the campus tab. If you would like to learn more about Surf Life Saving SA you can use the contact form listed on our page or you can visit the Surf Life Saving SA website directly at http://www.surflifesavingsa.com.au/.

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