Perform Advanced Water Rescues (SIS Unit)

Royal Life Saving Society Australia NSW

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:

Lifeguard,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Orange No info No
Wollongong No info No Online
Castle Hill No info No Full time
Seven Hills No info No Full time
Seven Hills No info No Part time
Wagga Wagga No info No
Coffs Harbour No info No Online
Newcastle West No info No Online
Established in 1894, Royal Life Saving Society Australia NSW is a Registered Training Organisation. The Society provides water safety, resuscitation and first aid education programs in schools and throughout the community. It also offers courses related to the aquatic and recreation industry.

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