October 22, 2022
This aquatic rescue for group 3 pools course is specifically designed to meet the patron rescue requirements of the Code of Practice for the Design, Construction, Operation, Management, and Maintenance of Aquatic Facilities in Western Australia. It is aimed at Group 3 (non-life guarded) Swimming pool owners/operators and their staff in Western Australia.
The aquatic safety training provides the participant with the skills and knowledge to respond to a call for help quickly enough to minimize the chance of a person suffering long-term damage as a result of an aquatic incident or accident. Participants will learn how to perform basic water rescues in a Group 3 pool environment.
This Swimming Pool Rescue Award needs to be re-assessed every three (3) years as outlined in the Health Department of WA Code of Practice for the Design, Operation, Management, and Maintenance of Aquatic Facilities.
While this award needs to be re-assessed every three (3) years we recommend an annual refresher for all staff which should also include the annual re-qualification of your:
Course Fee $125 per participant (minimum of eight (8) per course).*
* Plus pool entry & lane hire if appropriate
Duration 3 hours Face to Face
Course content includes:
CPR on Adult and baby (2 mins on QCPR real-time feedback manikins)
Support services:A reasonable level of spoken and written English is required to complete this course. Reasonable adjustments can be made to certain aspects of the course without affecting the outcomes required. If you believe you require assistance with language, literacy, or numeracy, please contact us ahead of the scheduled Aquatic Rescue for Group 3 Pools course to determine what assistance may be available to you.