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Resuscitation qualifications for swimming and aquatics instructors

All Department for Education swimming and aquatics instructors must hold a current resuscitation qualification.

This qualification is valid for 1 year.

Resuscitation courses

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.

When you have completed resuscitation training

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