Age Manager Resources

The below guides are to be used in conjunction with running your age groups activities.

If you have not yet completed an age managers course, then please refer to upcoming course information below.

U6 SLSA U6 Age Guide – Surf Play 1

U7 SLSA U7 Age Guide – Surf Play 2

U8 SLSA U8 Age Guide – Surf Aware 1
SLSA U8 Age Guide – Recordsheet

U9 SLSA U9 Age Guide – Surf Aware 2
SLSA U9 Age Guide – Recordsheet

U10 SLSA U10 Age Guide – Surf Safe 1
SLSA U10 Age Guide – Recordsheet

U11 SLSA U11 Age Guide – Surf Safe 2
SLSA U11 Age Guide – Recordsheet

U12 SLSA U12 Age Guide – Surf Smart 1
SLSA U12 Age Guide – Recordsheet

U13 SLSA U13 Age Guide – Surf Smart 2
SLSA U13 Age Guide – Recordsheet

Other Resources

Code of Conduct – Parents of Children in Surf Life Saving Competition

SLS SNB Junior Activities Hazard Identification Checklist

SLSA Age Manager Course and Resources

There are currently two ways to complete the Age Managers Course this season 2016/17.   The course is done online.

If you wish to attend one of these courses or would like to do the online course please contact Jordi at or by phone 0432 807 568.

SLSA Age Managers Guide (2nd Edition) [44pg]

SLSA Age Manager Course Participant Workbook (2nd Edition) [16pg]

SLSA Age Manager Course Presenters Guide (2nd Edition) [8pg]

SLSA Age Manager Course PowerPoint Presentation (2nd Edition) [64 slides]

Nippers Water Safety Guidelines

Minimum Water Safety Guidelines

SLSA Surf Sports Manual Links

The below links provide detailed information regarding carnival events including event layout and distances required for each age group and can be useful for setting up similar club events.

Surf Sports Manual – Beach Events

Surf Sports Manual – Ski & Board Events

Surf Sports Manual – Swimming Events

Surf Sports Manual – Multi Discipline Events

Surf Sports Manual – March Past Events

Functional & Fun Games for Nippers

Hopefully I can continue to add links and functional games to help you with ideas and planning for your age groups. If you have any interesting ideas for games, exercises at all, I would be more than happy to add. Just send me an email to or see me at the beach.

Nippers Games to Make Sprint & Flag training fun