Service Delivery 2. Water Rescues. Aim. To give firefighters an overview of the techniques and hazards associated with water rescues. . Water Rescues. Learning Outcomes: State the hazards involved in water rescues State the various rescue methods Describe the appropriate casualty care.
To give firefighters an overview of the techniques and hazards associated with water rescues.
There are 2 types of current generated in a river:
If the water is deeper than 1m, the best way to cross is to float or swim.
Assessments will be based on this lesson and the corresponding study note: