All Department for Education swimming and aquatics instructors must hold a current resuscitation qualification.
This qualification is valid for 1 year.
To organise resuscitation training, you must contact a provider that has received national training authority accreditation.
Accredited providers regularly used
The following providers are all nationally accredited to provide resuscitation training.
If you attend a course from a provider that does not appear on this list, proof of accreditation must be provided along with your training certification.
- Australian National First Aid Services (ANFAS)
- Australian Red Cross
- Parasol EMT Pty Ltd
- St John Ambulance
- Surf Life Saving SA.
Current instructors renewing this qualification will need to send a copy of their updated certificate to the Swimming and Aquatics unit.
Instructors applying to work for the Swimming and Aquatics unit must attach a copy of their certificate to the application checklist.
Water Safety Team
Phone: 8416 5920
Fax: 8115 5558
Email: Educationswimaquatics [at] sa.gov.au