Open Water Module 2 (OWM 2)

Award : Silver Cross (SC)

Aim : This Module provides the candidate with greater exposure in open  water rescue and emergency care skills.

Pre-requisite : Bronze Cross Award.
Minimum Age : 15 years old.
Class Size : 4 – 8 participants.
Duration : 4 sessions of 2 hours each.
Course Fee : $350 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 further Distances Tows.
E. Surface Dives.
F. Contact and Non-contact Tows.
G. Shallow water Resuscitation and Resuscitation Tow.
H. Defence and Releases.
I. Underwater Search.

Course Entitlement : One SLSS round-neck Tee-Shirt or SLSS Lifesaver Cap, three pairs of surgical gloves and three CPR face-shields.