Qualification Standard

Authorising body: Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports
Group of fields: Physical Education and Sport
Occupation: Open water rescue swimmer
Validity of standard: from 7/5/2014
Qualification level: 4

Qualification Standard

Vocational competence Level

Providing and control of preventative safety and health of users of bodies of water and watercourses

4

Providing the basic first aid in respect to the needs of open water rescue swimmers

5

Swimming at the level required of open water rescue swimmers

4

Scuba diving at the level required of open water rescue swimmers

4

Rescuing drowning people in natural bodies of water and watercourses

5

Control of various types of aquatic vessels

4

Following entities have contributed

The qualification standard was prepared by the Sector Council for personal services. It has been established and licensed for this activity by the Chamber of Commerce of the Czech Republic and the Confederation of Industry of the Czech Republic.

 

Entities represented in the following work group have contributed:

Faculty of Physical Education and Sport, Charles University in Prague

Medicon, a. s.

Water Rescue Service of the Czech Red Cross