Backyard Pool Safety

The back yard pool safety course teaches basic life-saving techniques until Emergency Medical Services arrives.

pool safety

  • Course introduction
  • Emergency scene assessment (EMS-911)
  • Injury prevention
  • Primary assessment
  • Pool safety equipment
  • Basic water rescue skills
  • Use of reaching aids
  • How to avoid near drowning
  • Shock and unconsciousness
  • Airway obstruction (choking casualty)
  • Respiratory distress and arrest
  • Cardiac arrest
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)