Bronze Medallion

Course Description

The Bronze Medallion is the core award to be a surf lifesaver in Australia. All further awards in Lifesaving build on the Bronze Medallion, and the course is suitable for anyone – young or old. At North Bondi we hold courses aimed a different age groups. If you are 15 to 18 then the Bronze (15 – 18) is for you although priority into this course is given to existing members of the club. If you are over 18 then please sign up for our Bronze (>18) programme.

If you have any questions, please contact Michael Boland, Head of Education via email at:

Bronze Medallion 18 and Over

If you are interested in doing your Bronze at North Bondi, please check back again in June 2019 for our next intake. The cost of the course is $600, which includes first year club membership, a building levy* and the cost of the course itself. Successful candidates will be contacted by the course coordinator.

NOTE: You must undertake a 400M Swim in under 9 Minutes under the supervision of a member of the North Bondi Education team as a prerequisite to entry into the Bronze Medallion. These swims will be organised, and notification sent, once registration has closed.

Bronze Medallion Ages 15 – 18

If you are thinking about doing your Bronze Medallion and joining North Bondi Surf Club, the next course will commence in the October 2019 timeframe. Please check back here closer to the date for instructions on how to register. SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED by the Course Coordinator.

IF SUCCESSFUL, you need to pay for the course. PAYMENT is needed before commencing course due to insurance reasons. The cost of the course is $240, which includes a building levy*.

*Note: This levy is compulsory for anyone joining the club over the next 10 years. All existing members should have already paid the levy and will not be required to pay as part of the registration for the course.