Rookie Lifeguard

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Rookie Lifeguard
Glasgow Club Springburn, Kay Street, Glasgow, G21 1JY
0141 276 1690

Rookie Lifeguard

Rookie Lifeguard Courses

Available at Glasgow Club Springburn and Tollcross 

Our Rookie Lifeguard programme is a popular, fun and educational junior award scheme. For most children Rookie Lifeguard will be the first opportunity to explore water safety and learn valuable life skills.

Rookie Lifeguard skills make Rookies aware of how to take care of themselves, their family and friends and give them the information they need to promote water safety in their day-to-day activities. The awards contain survival, rescue and sports skills as well as life support and water safety elements – all delivered in a fun and exciting way making it a great addition to swimming lessons or progression from them.

Rookie Lifeguard can be taught to people of all ages. Starting with Stage 1 of the Bronze Award and progressing through to Stage 3 of the Gold Award, Rookie Lifeguard begins at an ability level suitable for swimmers who have just learned to swim and progresses to the level of performing lifesaving tows.

*All candidates must be able to swim 25m confidently.*

The Rookie Lifeguard programme run in sessions teaching valuable survival, rescue and sports skills…all delivered in an exciting way that will get children involved and motivated! For many of our Rookie Lifeguards, our programme offers the first opportunity to explore water safety, gradually gaining independence and confidence while learning vital life skills. Our programme will inspire and embolden your child, h​elping them keep themselves, their friends and their family safe in the water through a range of fun activities that lead towards a series of awards.

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