Surf Rescue Certificate (SRC)

In your U14 year of Nippers, the first half of the season (approximately 7 weeks) is dedicated to the Surf Rescue Certificate (SRC) course and assessment. The SRC course and assessment. The SRC course will provide you with the skills and knowledge of basic patrolling and surf awareness to allow you to participate in lifesaving operations. This course is the minimum water safety qualification for Nippers Water Safety.

You will start your training for your SRC in the first week of  U14's Nippers, Sunday 13th October, and the assessments will be completed in November.

Following completion of your SRC assessments, you will join the Nippers Water Safety team to cover the younger Nippers on Sundays from 8am to 10am. In the U14 Nippers time slot (10-11am), you will receive additional board and rescue training.