Introduction to lifesaving techniques done on land and in pool. Expired Air Resuscitation (EAR) is introduced too. Assessment for 3 certifications will be done in a single session.
Singapore Lifesaving Society (SLSS) Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) test will be conducted prior to Bronze Medallion Test. Only SLSS CPR Certification is recognised as a pre-requisite for Bronze Medallion (BM). This SLSS CPR course is also open to those who only want to take CPR, as this certificate is also applicable for other qualifications which require a CPR certification.
Bronze Medallion certification is recognised as the minimum standard for a qualified lifesaver. This course will improve your survival skills in water while providing you with the knowledge, techniques and judgement to safely carry out rescues. The main focus will be on basic water survival skills, identification of victim types and selection of proper rescue methods.
Taking Lifesaving to the next level
Course participants will be able to develop basic and advanced lifesaving and emergency care abilities in open water conditions i.e. Changi Beach. You will stand to gain unique exposure on the use of kayak, surf rescue board, torpedo tube & fins to perform a rescue. Highly recommended for students/staff who have completed the Bronze Medallion course and have strong interest in learning advanced lifesaving skills.
Practical training in lifesaving techniques of Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and related emergency care situations. You will stand to learn advanced techniques such as the use of mouth-to-mask resuscitation & two rescuer CPR. Highly recommended for students who have passed the standard resuscitation (CPR) course and planning to sign up the Award of Merit course.
Award of Merit
Course participants will stand to gain a deeper understanding, knowledge and practical ability in aquatic rescue situations. Deep water expired air resuscitation (EAR) is introduced and your lifesaving skills will be taken a step further. Highly recommended for students/staff who is keen to expose in advanced lifesaving techniques.