Lifesaving classes are held in the UL Sport National 50M Swimming Pool and are organised by Limerick City Water Safety.
Please email [email protected] for further information.
For non-swimmers, basic simple rescues
Must be over 10, able to swim 50m front crawl & breaststroke
Must be over 11, have Safety 2, be able to swim 150m front crawl & breaststroke
Must be over 12, have Safety 3, be able to swim 200m front crawl & breaststroke
Swim 1,100m including with clothes on, under obstacles
Must be over 13, have Safety 4 & Endurance 1
Swim 1,500m, including with clothes on, under obstacles
Must be over 14, have Rescue 1 & Endurance 2
Must be over 15, have Rescue 2
Must be over 16 and have Rescue 2 or Rescue 3