The Aquatic Trainee course is designed for 15 to 17yr old swimmers who are looking for casual jobs in Aquatic Centres.

The course covers basic aquatic rescues, equipment maintenance, customer service, processing financial transactions and CPR.

Units of Competency

This course covers the following units within the Certificate III of Aquatics and Recreation:

SISCAQU002       Perform Basic Water Rescues

HLTAID009           Perform CPR

Course Structure

After completion of all online Units of Competency you will be provided with a Theory Acknowledgement.

You will then be welcome to attend the Practical Induction workshop of your course which focuses on transitioning you from theory to hands on practical experience.

Students have up to 12 months to complete this course but may be accredited sooner should they have completed and submitted all course requirements.

  • Online Theory component – approx. 10 hrs
  • Face to Face Practical workshop – 4 hrs

Course Content

  • Basic Aquatic Rescues
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Customer Service
  • Processing Financial Transactions
  • CPR

Accreditation Requirements

Completion of:

  • Online Theory Modules
  • Practical Workshop Induction
  • Competency Assessment

You may enroll in an ASCTA Aquatic Trainee course at 15 years of age.

Once this qualification has been attained, there are no renewal requirements

Certification | Accreditation

Students who have successfully completed this course will receive an electronic ASCTA Aquatic Trainee certificate along with a Statement of Attainment listing the above competencies.