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AWARDS

This is a award programme that has been launched as part of the National Plan for Swimming.

The programme is aimed primarily at children from eight years old and above. the course, which has been designed by water safety specialists at RLSS UK, is designed to ensure that every child in the country has essential water skills to keep themselves safe and knowledge of what to do in an emergency. the programme features swimming and lifesaving skills supported by water safety education, allowing participants to enjoy swimming as an activity and, vitally, to protect their lives should an accident occur in or out of the water.

Life Support

This award establishes an effective level of skill in Basic Life Support and the diagnosis of choking, bleeding and shock.

Life Support 3

This qualification establishes an excellent level of skill in Life Support for casualties of all ages and in the diagnosis and treatment of cessation of breathing, choking, bleeding and shock. pr

National Rescue Award for Swimming Teachers & Coaches

This qualification trains the practical Lifesaving skills that may be needed by anyone teaching or coaching swimming or another programmed activity in the pool. the qualification is endorsed by the ASA, the Institute of Sport and Recreation Management and the Institute of Swimming Teachers and Coaches. The minimum age is 16 years. This is not a Lifeguard qualification.

Survive and Save Programme

This programme  has been developed by The Royal Lifesaving Society to address the current drowning environment. The programme includes an increased focus on self-rescue and survival skills to tackle an identified area of risk. It features bronze, silver and gold levels, each level has a core element, followed by medallion, stillwater, beach and sport elements of which you need a minimum of medallion and one other to advance to the next level. The highest level is the Distinction Award which is automatically awarded to candidates who have achieved three gold awards within a period of 24 months.

 

Community Life Saving skills

 Save a Babyís Life Workshop

Safe a Babyís Life workshops are designed to introduce anyone who cares for a baby - be they parents, grandparents, guardians, friends, babysitters or even older siblings - to some emergency action skills for when a baby stops breathing through choking or drowning.

 Save a Childís Life Workshop

These workshops are designed to introduce anyone who cares for a child, including basic action skills for when a child stops breathing through choking or drowning.

Save a Adultís Life Workshop

These workshops are designed to introduce anyone to basic emergency action skills for when an adult stops breathing through choking or drowning.