Open Water Module 1 (OWM 1)

Awards : Bronze Cross (BC)

Aim :This Module is designed to encourage qualified lifesavers to gain experience in open water rescue and emergency care.

Pre-requisite : Successfully completed the Standard Module.
Minimum Age : 15 years old.
Class Size : 6 – 10 participants.
Duration : 4 sessions of 2 hours each.
Course Fee : $300 per participant.

Course Syllabus :
A. Throwing, Reaching, Wading and Accompany rescues.
B. Open water Entries.
C. Landings – Assisted and Unassisted.
D. Open water swim and Distance Tows.
E. Surface Dives.
F. Contact and Non-contact Tows.
G. Shallow water Resuscitation.
H. Defence and Releases.
I. Underwater Search.