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National Rescue Award for Swimming Teachers and Coaches

National Rescue Award for Swimming Teachers and Coaches

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Overview

The NRASTC is a supervision and rescue qualification for teachers working on the poolside or in the water during programmed activities, such as a swimming lesson. It is suitable for teachers working in a wide range of swimming pools, including pools where the water is deeper than the teacher’s standing depth.

Course Content

Section

New Candidate (hours)

Renewal candidate (hours)

The Teacher, swimming pool and class management

4

2

Intervention rescue and emergency action

4

2

CPR and first aid

6

2

Assessment

2

2

Total

16

8

 

(Dates to be confirmed)