LIFE SAVING TRAINING COURSE
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Date and time: 
Wed, 2013-05-15 10:26
Location / Venue: 

UON

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI  IN PARTNERSHIP WITH KENYA LIFESAVING FEDERATION  LIFE SAVING TRAINING TO BE CONDUCTED  THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 2013

GENERAL TOPICS  COVERED:

  • Pedagogical issues and communication in swimming.
  • Safety ,health and hygiene in swimming.
  • Administrative issues and record management in swimming.
  • Principles of training and coaching in swimming.
  • Injuries, first aid, prevention  and treatment in swimming
  • Legal issues in swimming.
  • Sports psychology in relation to swimming.
  •  Nutrition and swimming.
  •  Principles of water treatment and filtration system.
  •  Organizing a swimming gala

IFESAVING SKILLS COVERED

  • Lifesaving swimming styles, entry and exit, water heading floats.
  • Rescues-   Reaching,throwing,wade and throw, acomanied.                                                                      
  •  landing- Assisted and non assisted.    
  •  Fire mans lift, surface dives, recovery of an object ,conducting a search
  •  supper resuscitation,contact                                                                                                                
  •  Defence,release -Recovery position.
  •  Treatment of shock.
  • C.P.R
  • Initiative test

ADDITOONAL TRAINING TO BE  OFFERED

  • Basic swimming skills
  •  swimming instruction course.
  •  Pool attendant course.

 

Expiry Date: 
Thu, 2014-05-08 10:26