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Rescue Techniques & Methods - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives
Ensure you have a good grasp of the techniques and methods used in rescue by reviewing these engaging lessons. Accessible from any computer, smartphone or tablet, the lessons can help you learn about water rescue equipment, ice rescue techniques and much more wherever you can find an internet connection. When ready, assess your comprehension of the lessons by taking short quizzes and a broader practice chapter exam. Once you've completed this chapter, you will have knowledge of the following:
- Water rescue equipment and techniques
- Techniques used in ice rescue
- Methods and techniques for lifeguard rescue
- Search and rescue methods and techniques
|Water Rescue Equipment||Learn about the different types of equipment used in water rescue.|
|Water Rescue Techniques||Discover successful water rescue techniques.|
|Ice Rescue Techniques||Study various techniques used in ice rescue.|
|Lifeguard Rescue Techniques||Find out what techniques are used by lifeguards in rescue scenarios.|
|Search & Rescue Techniques||Examine techniques used in search and rescue missions.|
1. Water Rescue Equipment
Learning basic water rescue methods and equipment is important for anyone who spends time near water. In this lesson, we'll look at the most commonly used water rescue equipment and when to use it.
2. Water Rescue Techniques
Rivers, lakes, and oceans are beautiful places where people enjoy spending their time, but accidents can happen anywhere. In this lesson, we will learn different techniques for water rescue scenarios.
3. Ice Rescue Techniques
In this lesson, you'll be learning about ice rescue. Here, we'll cover the information responders need to know about the ice to plan their rescue, as well as the steps and strategies they use for a successful rescue.
4. Lifeguard Rescue Techniques
Being a lifeguard is a serious job that requires a person to be able to react quickly to every situation they face. In this lesson, you will learn about common lifeguard certification requirements, lifesaving equipment, and rescue techniques.
5. Search & Rescue Techniques
In this lesson, you'll learn about search and rescue and the circumstances that require its use. You'll also explore different types of search and rescue techniques and discover how each can be used to rescue people from dangerous situations.
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