Basic Water Rescuer (BWR)

The Basic Water Rescuer course is designed for personnel who may be deployed to a basic (still) water environment, such as lakes, ponds and canals, where they may be required to undertake rescues.

Contact hours

12 hours (2 days)

Prerequisites:

  • Must be a confident swimmer
  • Minimum age: 18

 

Course standard

Rescue 3 Europe BWR standard (PDF)

The course standards are provided as pre- and post-course reference for people involved in the delivery of Rescue 3 courses (eg Rescue 3 training providers, instructors and students). They are not to be used for any other purpose without the express written permission of Rescue 3 Europe.

Learning outcomes and key teaching points for instructors

Rescue 3 Europe BWR learning outcomes and key teaching points for instructors (PDF)

Qualification valid for:

3 years

 

 Taught by: