South Melbourne Life Saving Club Patrols
SMLSC conducts volunteer patrols along the Albert Park beach on weekends and public holidays from the last weekend in November to Easter Monday. Our aim is to to provide a safe and enjoyable beach experience for everyone
The members who make up the patrols must all hold at least a Bronze Medallion and Certificate II in Public Safety (Aquatic Rescue), (or Surf Rescue Certificate for 13-14 year olds), but most also have further awards such as Advanced Resuscitation, IRB (Inflatable Rescue Boat) Driver and IRB Crew.
Each patrol is lead by a Patrol Captain who has been selected for outstanding performance, commitment and leadership ability.
Patrol Teams are comprised of as a minimum:
Vice Patrol Captain
Advanced Resuscitation Techniques Certificate holder
Basic Beach Management Award holder
► Patrol Roster
Access the Patrol Roster at the SLSA Member Portal
First day of patrol is Saturday 14 November 2015
A big thankyou to those members who volunteer their time to make our beach a safe place to swim for our members and the local community.