Perform Advanced Water Rescues (SIS Unit)

Royal Life Saving Society (Australia) NT Branch Inc

This unit is part of the Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package. It describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to identify, evaluate and respond to aquatic emergencies using established rescue procedures. It applies to lifeguards (and others when a lifeguard is not available) who perform advanced water rescues in a range of situations, including swimming pools.

Entry Requirements:

HLTAID003 Provide first aid and SISCAQU002 Perform basic water rescues

Subjects you can Study:

Identify and evaluate major aquatic emergencies; Respond to aquatic emergency; Assess the casualty; Organise further emergency care as required; Record and report the incident

Further information:

Work is performed according to accepted best practice principles of aquatic rescues, first aid, relevant legislation and organisational policies.

Related Careers:

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Parap No info No 16 hours
Parap No info No Full time 2 days
Established in 1965, the Royal Life Saving Society Australia - NT Branch is a Registered Training Organisation which provides water safety education and training at various locations around the Northern Territory. The provider also offers Royal Life Saving Australia awards and AUSTSWIM qualifications.

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