Calling all ocean board riders who want to be safe the next time they hit the deep blue.
A free first aid and ocean rescue training is on offer for YOU.
Surfing WA is set to work with Surf Life Saving WA and Shire of Augusta Margaret River to deliver the “Surfers Rescue 365 program”.
The course plans to up skills surfers with first aid, CPR and onboard rescue techniques.
According to Surfing WA CEO Mark Lane, "it’s designed around the fact that surfers are in the water 365 days a year”
Lane says, “Those surfers could save the life of another surfer or even a swimmer.”
Free Course - Margaret River Surfers Rescue 365
When: Saturday, October 14
Time : 9am – 12pm
Where: Gnarabup Beach, Margaret River
The Surfers Rescue 365 program is supported by Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries.