Bronze Medallion Courses

Bronze Medallion Courses

Upcoming courses:

Full Course:

  • September 26 and 27
  • November 21 and 22

Requalification

  • September 27
  • November 22

To book one of our upcoming Bronze Medallion Course's at the Margaret River Recreation Centre, please go to How To Book.

Cost and Payment 

Please contact the recreation centre on 9780 5620 to make payment over the phone .This is required 48 hours in advance of the course start date. Non -payment will result in your booking being cancelled.

Full Course $180, Re-qualification $90

Course details 

  • Location: Margaret River Recreation Centre 51 Wallcliffe Road Margaret River WA 6285 
  • Full course 8:00am to 4:00pm Saturday and Sunday
  • Requalification 8:00am to 4:00pm Sunday only.  
  • What to bring: comfortable clothes/footwear to complete CPR, 2x towels, bathers, goggles, water, lunch.  
  • Changerooms/showers will be available, coffee available 8:00am-3:00pm Saturday and Sunday. No café services available. The course includes pool entry fee. 

Course outcomes 

On successful completion of the course you will be able to demonstrate the following: 

  • Resuscitation: Demonstrate effective CPR 
  • Swim: Swim 400 meters continuously within 13 minutes. 100m freestyle, 100m breaststroke, 100m survival backstroke, 100m sidestroke. 
  • Timed Tow: Swim 50 meters, then tow a patient 50m within 3 min 15 sec. 
  • Survival and Rescue Skills: Demonstrate a range of survival techniques and appropriate rescues for a range of different aquatic environments and scenarios. 
  • Spinal Injuries: Basic management of a suspected spinal injury in shallow water. 
  • Rescue Initiative: Demonstrate initiative in effecting a rescue of two people who are in difficulty up to 15 meters from safety. 

How to Book

For information regarding costing and requirements please contact the recreation centre on 9780 5620 or by email at recreation@amrshire.wa.gov.au