“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.
Survival chances increase when EMT-trained firefighters are dual-dispatched with EMS units. Posted 12/20/2018 U.S. Fire Administration The American Heart Association estimates that there are
By Ashley Collman A 28-year-old California man is lucky to be alive after crashing his car into a frigid river and surviving nearly five hours in the submerged vehicle. Michael Finn told rescuers that
The Ultimate Disaster Kit Checklist What to Put in an Emergency Supply Kit Water: The general wisdom is one gallon per person per day for a minimum of three days. Food: Keep a supply of nonperishable
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.