Spinal Management

Spinal Management


Award Summary

The aim of this course is to provide participants with the skills and knowledge to manage injured casualties with suspected spinal injuries in an aquatic environment and in emergency situations.


Course Pre-requisites

Candidates must meet ALL of the following conditions:

  • Be at least 15 years of age on the date of final assessment.
  • Proficient in one of the following awards:
  • Apply (Senior) First Aid
  • Bronze Medallion

Hold one of the following units of competency:

  • HLTFA201A or B Provide basic emergency life support OR
  • HLTFA301B or C Apply first aid

Visit the Surf Life Saving Australia website for full details or to download the syllabus.