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Water Safety and Awareness | Outreach Rescue

Water Safety and Awareness | Outreach Rescue

Water Safety and Awareness

This course is designed for those who may, as part of their role, work near water.

Course content

  • Identification of hazards in the water environment
  • Safety measures when working near water
  • Physiological effects of cold water entry
  • Physiology of drowning
  • Low risk rescue options
  • PPE
  • Accidental Immersion
  • Defensive swimming in the event of an accidental immersion
  • Health and welfare

Entry Requirements

Physically fit for this type of work.

Course Duration

1 day.

Assessment/Qualification

Assessments will take the form of practical exercises.

Certification

Certification of attendance will be issued by Outreach Rescue.

Delegate to Tutor ratio

1:12 maximum.


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