Royal Life Saving has designed school based programs for students of various ages and abilities. These programs are designed to teach students a range of water safety knowledge and provide them with awareness of emergency situations and personal help techniques.

If you have questions regarding a particular program, please get in contact with us.

Come Splash With Us

The Come Splash with Us Water Safety Education Program is a fun and interactive water safety program for Pre-schoolers (Pre-Kindy to Kindy) aiming to provide the starting blocks for staying safe in and around the water.

The Come Splash with Us Program endeavours to teach pre-schoolers a range of water safety knowledge for various aquatic environments and provide them with dry land and safe activities to experience and learn these skills.

Head Out of Water

The Head Out of Water Classroom Based Water Safety Education Program is a water safety and CPR awareness skills and knowledge program for Primary (Prep – year 6) school students aiming to provide the skills and knowledge for staying safe in and around the water, how to offer assistance and CPR awareness.

Wet & Wise

The Wet and Wise Classroom and Water Based Water Safety Education Program is a water safety, CPR awareness and aquatic survival skills and knowledge program for Primary (Prep – year 6) school students aiming to provide the skills and knowledge for staying safe in and around the water, how to offer assistance and CPR awareness.

School Pathway Program

The Royal Life Saving School Pathway Program is a water safety, lifesaving and first aid skills program for High school students aiming to provide the skills and knowledge for first aid, staying safe in and around the water or offering assistance in a rescue.

The School Pathway Program recognises that students who participate in this program, will gain skills and knowledge that may impact on their behaviours in aquatic locations and be able to render assistance in an emergency. It endeavours to teach participants a range of personal survival techniques and provide them with skills to deal with an emergency situation.

Included within the School Pathway Program are the following recreational awards:

  • CPR
  • First Aid
  • Bronze Medallion

School Pathway Program Upgrade

The School Pathway Program Upgrade is an upgrade program for high school students to achieve Units of Competency in the chosen course component; CPR, First Aid and/or Bronze Medallion. These units can also assist students in gaining employment or working towards VET Certificates such as the Certificate III in Aquatic and Community Recreation.

Royal Rescuers (1 hour Program)

The Royal Rescuers 1 hour Water Safety Education Program is a water safety and CPR awareness skills and knowledge program for school students (prep – year 8), aiming to provide the skills and knowledge for staying safe in and around the water, how to offer assistance and CPR awareness.