November 13, 2020
This aquatic rescue 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 course 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 $120 per participant (minimum of four (4) per course).
The cost includes a basic first aid kit and resuscitation mask per participant that they get to keep after the course.
Duration 3 hours Face to Face
Course content includes:
CPR on Adult/Child and baby (2 mins on QCPR real time feedback manikins)
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 course to determine what assistance may be available to you.