Surface Water Rescue / Rescue Swimmer

Course: Surface Water Rescue / Rescue Swimmer

Prerequisite(s): None.

Who Course is For: Life guards, firefighters, EMTs, park rangers, biologists, DFG and FS employees, professional rescuers and even recreational water enthusiasts who have flatwater in and around where they work and play!!

Additional Courses you might be interested in:

River Rescue Certification, Wilderness First Aid, Wilderness First Responder

This water rescue course is the core of the Rescue 3 – Rescue Swimmer program. This class is aimed for students rescuing in an inland open water environment such as lakes or ponds of various sizes, as well as flatwater rivers and park waterfronts. The Rescue Swimmer course will help rescuers improve their swimming technique, practice victim management and rescue. A strong emphasis is also placed on dealing with victims in the open water.