Beach Lifeguard Course

Date: Thursday, 22 February 2018

Mayo County Council invites applications from those interested in obtaining or renewing an Irish Water Safety qualification in Beach Lifeguarding.


Once this course is successfully completed, participants will be eligible to apply to Local Authorities or other organisations for a position as a Beach Lifeguard.


Applicants must hold an Irish Water Safety Rescue 2 Certificate or equivalent, as recognized by the International Lifesaving Federation (ILS).


The Course will be held in Castlebar and at Old Head, Louisburgh, Co. Mayo on the following dates :


Course complete:    Saturday, 24th March, 2018 – Friday, 30th March, 2018 (inclusive)


Renewal only:        Thursday, 29th March, 2018 & Friday 30th March, 2018.



Application forms and full particulars are available on request from


Water Safety Dept., Mayo County Council, Aras an Chontae, Castlebar, Co. Mayo

or by e-mail to [email protected]

or can be downloaded from




Completed application forms should be forwarded to the above address not later than


4.00 p.m. on Friday, 2nd March, 2018

Click here for timetable

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