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Pool Safety Award For Teachers

A recognised pool safety qualification from the Swimming Teachers' Association, to enable teachers to teach groups alone in a pool environment. The course is held over one day and the cost is £58.00 and is compatable with the RLSS. NRASTC.

Thorpe St Andrew High School, Laundry Lane Thorpe St Andrew Norwich, Norfolk, NR7 0XS
John Holden / jholden54@talktalk.net / 07791278653

Pool Safety Award For Teachers

Holders of the Lifesaving- Safety Award for Teachers - are capable in pool rescue, first aid, adult, child and infant CPR techniques and competent to deal with poolside emergencies in accordance-with The HSE Publication Managing Health and Safety in Swimming Pools and British standard BS EN 15288 Part 2, Safety Requirements for Operations. It is valid for programmed swimming in a pool and is ideal for teachers and youth leaders who teach classes. The Award is recognised by OFQUAL qualification number 601/5519/X)

However, it is not a substitute for the full Pool Lifeguard Qualification nor is it valid for leisure swimming or any form of open water activity. The qualification is valid for two years.

The cost is £58.00 and will include, course fee, manual, assessment fee and refreshments but not lunch

Supporting Documents:

sat-course-mar-24-19-form.doc (Document, 22.5 Kb)