First Aid Course – September 23rd

Surf Life Saving SA is running a members First Aid Course at Semaphore Surf Life Saving Club on Sunday 23 September.

Please note that you will need to complete the online course for this award prior to the day of the course The course is offered at a reduced rate of $105 for Surf Life Saving members.

Those registered to undertake their SRC or Bronze Medallion can register for this course for only $50.

To book as a member of the club please use this link:   For those wanting to gain their Bronze Medallion or SRC please register your interest at  Contact Surf Life Saving SA on 8354 6900 to advise that you are registered for your Award with Semaphore to gain the reduced rate.  Please await confirmation from the Chief Instructor that you have been booked into a Bronze/SRC Training Course.


Membership Day – Sunday 23rd September

If you are keen to join the Semaphore SLSC or are ready to renew your membership there are a couple of ways you can do that.  You can join or renew online straight away.  But if you prefer the face to face experience we will be having our annual Membership Registration Day on Sunday 23rd September between 12 and 4pm.

Come down and say hello and we will support you to join or renew online.

To get things sorted online before then click HERE.

Below is an outline of this year’s Membership fees:



Regular With Competition Fee*
Family  (2 Active or social + unlimited junior/cadet, active 15-18 years or active concession in the same household) $300 $390
Junior (5-13 years of age)

Cadet (SRC 13-15 years of age)

Active (15-18 years)

Active (concession or apprenticeship/traineeship)

$120 $175
Active (18+ years) $160 $215
Social $135
Supporter $55

If you have forgotten either your Username or Password, please follow the options contained within the link.  Once logged on, please select the ‘Membership’ Tab at the top of the page & proceed to the ‘Renewals, Payments & Transfers’ option.

Should you have any questions please don’t hesitate to email


Training Officers Course

Two more places need to be filled in the next training officers course to enable it to be run.

The dates are

26th May

27th May

2nd June

Please fill out the training officers application if you would like to attend.

Training Officer courses

Please be advised these are the dates for 3 upcoming training officer courses.


Saturday 26th May

Sunday 27th May

Saturday 2nd June


Saturday 30th June

Saturday 4th August

Saturday 11th August


Sunday 19th August

Sunday 26th August

Sunday 2nd September


All days commence at 9am unless otherwise advised. Attendance at all three days is mandatory and there is work to prepare before each session. It is preferable that the participant has assisted in training at the club at some level.

Upcoming Officials Workshop

Please note that there is an upcoming official’s workshop on the 20th of March at 6:00pm. Contact Blake Steele at Surf Life Saving SA for further details at or 08 8354 6900.

Upcoming Training Officer Course

Please see the below flyer for details of an upcoming Training Officer Course held by Surf Life Saving South Australia. The course will be held over two days, on both Saturday 14th and 21st April. Please note that attendance is required on both days.

This is a really valuable course – being a trainer can improve your employment opportunities due to skills such as public speaking, confidence building and leadership.

C18025 Training Officers Course

Lifesaving State Championships this weekend

The Lifesaving State Championships event is on this weekend. Senior R&R is on Saturday at Grange SLSC.  Marshalling is at 7:45am for the first event starting at 8:15am which is the U15 2 person heats. All events will run in order after this as per the Lifesaving State Championships Circular but, as always, is subject to change.

Sunday is the practical events for Champion Lifesaver also at Grange, with events to start at 12pm following the Champion Patrol event.

Good luck to all of our competitors.

ARTC Training

Final ARTC Training for the 2017/18 Season

Andrew Spencer will be running his first ARTC course with support of Michael Kenny on the Training Patrol on:

Saturday 10 March 11:30 – 18:00

Monday 2nd April 11:30 until 18:00


You will be signed on for Patrol and training will commence once Patrol is set up.  You will have breaks throughout the day to go for roving patrols and generally support the patrol as well as completing your award.  So if you are around and there are requests to cover these patrols please do offer to cover the members of the patrol that are away. Pre-assessment will be at the end of at 3pm on Monday 2nd April.

Proposed assessment date at this stage is Monday 9th April in the evening depending upon Assessor capacity so please if interested but assessment date does not work let us know now and we can look at alternative date that works for those interested.

Please can you register your interest in this course with Jennie at

Thanks Jennie


Final call for Proficiencies 2017/2018

North Have Surf Club has offered to allow those still requiring to undertake Wet or Dry Proficiencies to partake in their scheduled proficiency over Friday evening and Saturday morning. Please book in with Jennie at to get the times so that we can confirm numbers with North Haven Assessors.

Thanks to the 11 members that used Sunday 14 January at Semaphore to get proficient and 1 member that used Henley’s opportunity to complete their IRB Crew Proficiency. We now have 7 current members whom have not completed their full practical proficiency and 3 with only an online component to complete.



Opportunity to join Senior Surf Sport Panel

Interested in becoming part of the Surf Life Saving Senior Surf Sport Panel? Click on the link below to check out the details.

Senior Surf Sport Panel member