“He Who Saves A Single Life, Is Said To Have Saved The Entire World”
~ Tractate Sanhedrin
~ Tractate Sanhedrin
To prevent and/or reduce the number of drownings and aquatic injuries through the education and training of Public Safety & Rescue Professionals; Lifeguard & Aquatic Recreation Professionals; and the General Public.
Lifesaving Resources sponsors and conducts annual 4-day Train-the-Trainer Academies for the purpose of training Water Rescue and Ice Rescue Instructors for Public Safety and Rescue agencies from throughout North America. Upon successful completion of an Academy, graduates are authorized as either Water Rescue or Ice Rescue instructors to conduct courses and certify their personnel at the Awareness, Operations and/or Technician level on behalf of their respective agencies. These courses meet/exceed NFPA 1670 and NFPA 1006, and certification is valid for 5 years from the course completion date. Customized Academies can be conducted at the request of Fire, Rescue, EMS, and/or Law Enforcement agencies. Customized Academies require 4 days of instruction and are dependent upon availability of local lodging, facilities, and faculty, with a minimum enrollment of 6 instructor candidates.
NEW YORK (REUTERS) – The drownings of 17 people when a “duck boat” in which they were riding sank in a storm over a Missouri lake on Thursday (July 19) was reminiscent of an accident
Drowning is generally defined as “an asphyxia death in which the body is deprived of oxygen as a result of impairment of oxygen exchange ultimately within the lungs after partial or complete submersio
By Ariel Scotty, New York Daily News She’s a survivor. Eden Carlson’s near-fatal fall into her family pool left her brain damaged in February 2016 — but doctors have now significantly reve
The Power of Water should never be underestimated –
its’ beauty, strength or force.
Life cannot exist without water –
it empowers us and commands respect.
Be ready for it!
Currently authorized Lifesaving Resources Ice and Water Rescue Instructors have direct access to course instructional materials, administrative forms, etc. within the Instructor Portal. Click below to access the portal using your assigned PASSWORD. Please contact Lifesaving Resources for that password and e-mail [email protected] to receive the latest POWERPOINT or KEYNOTE.