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Beach lifesaver level 2

The Beach lifesaver level 2 provides basic training to allow you to supervise SLSA Wales accredited activities or work as part of a beach patrol team. It is also required if you wish to enter SLSA Wales competitions.


Course Units

Module 1. Theory 

Beach environment, lifeguarding techniques, communications, resuscitation skills and first aid elements.


Module 2. Pool Based

Fitness test & releases.


Module 3. Beach based

Lifeguard rescue skills and knowledge.

Fitness requirements for examination 

Swim 300m in a 25m pool (12 lengths) in 7.5 minutes or less.


Minimum age of candidate

15 years


Minimum Guided Learning Hours

40hrs plus an additional assessment day.


Award Duration

3 years





Assessment Fee