Lifejacket Competent User

For personnel who will operate in the warm zone at water rescue incidents and personnel who will operate near water as part of their key job function, eg construction workers, EA water hydrometry staff etc. As such, it is not intended that they will enter the water, and a manual or automatic inflation life jacket is worn as PPE for accidental water entry only.

Contact hours:

6 hours (1 day).


Must be a confident swimmer.

Minimum age 18

Qualification valid for:

3 years




Hydro Rescue