Water and Flood Team Leader (WFTL)

The Water and Flood Team Leader course is for existing SFR, SRT or SFRBOs who will lead a team of that level at water and flood incidents.


Contact hours

12 hours (2 days)




Course standard

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


Defra level:

Team Commander - Module 2, Module 3 and Module 4 responders who as part of a team type, command the team in the operational area.

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Qualification valid for:

3 years


Taught by: