Open Water Module 3  (OWM 3)

Award : Patrol Lifeguard (PTG)

Aim : This Module is to develop acceptable standards of knowledge, judgement, skills and physical abilities required of a lifeguard supervising people in open water locations. 

Pre-requisite : Successfully complete the Standard Module or equivalent. 
Minimum Age : 15 years old. 
Class Size : 6 – 10 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.