Perform land based swiftwater and floodwater rescue and recovery

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Conduct Land Based Water Rescue’s. Learn how to perform land-based rescues and recoveries from flooding and fast moving water, as part of a specialist search and rescue team.

Floods, natural disasters and accidents on the water are sadly all too common in Australia. Whether you are a paid or volunteer search and rescue professional, or working in a water-based industry, this high-quality course will prepare you to save lives in the event of a land-based water rescue.

Learn how to prepare for a rescue, assist in assessing the scene, develop primary and secondary rescue plans, gain access and rescue a casualty, remove a casualty from water, and conclude a rescue.

This is a one day course comprised of theory and practical training. It is delivered by our professional, experienced instructors with a focus on hazard assessment and personal safety.

As a prerequisite for this course, you must first have completed HLTAID011 Provide First Aid.


Located in Oxley, Brisbane, the Public Safety Training and Response Group headquarters
provides a realistic simulated environment to deliver accessible training courses.