Water Safety Management Qualifications
- Working on or near the waters margins?
- Organising wellbeing retreats where clients can go wild swimming?
- Taking groups of students out on their DofE near a canal or to measure beach profiles on a geography field trip?
Should the unimaginable happen, each of these situations have elements of liability for the organiser, be that an officially organised event like a school trip or an informal gathering of likeminded friends.
Different Perspective Training Ltd proudly offer the Aquatic Safety Qualification from Atlantic Crest, accredited by the Institute of Outdoor Learning. Courses are tailored to your needs and working environment.
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Aquatic Water Safety
The modular Aquatic Safety Qualification endorsed by the HSE and accredited by the Institute of Outdoor Learning is designed for those working on or near water either on their own or in a supervisory capacity, such as; research scientists, bio-engineers, agricultural workers, scout leaders and teachers.
This occupational qualification will develop confidence and competence, of anyone operating in or around the water margins, providing knowledge and skills to make informed water safety decisions that are underpinned by robust management and prevention principles.
ASQ Level 1 -
Aquatic Safety Principles
The Level 1 core module, Aquatic Safety Principles, provides the underpinning knowledge for good water safety management practices and primary emergency rescue skills. This is achieved through practice in identifying hazards and mitigating risks, as well as providing land-based emergency rescue skills.
Additional Level 1 modules include Aquatic Risk Management and Aquatic Rescue Equipment, which includes personal floatation de vices, personal protective and rescue equipment.
Level 1 is aimed at both lone workers and Activity group leaders operating around the water margins. Candidates will not enter the water at this level.
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