National Rescue Award for Swimming Teachers and Coaches (NRASTC)

National Rescue Award for Swimming Teachers and Coaches (NRASTC) 7th Edition CIMSPA Endorsed (6 CPD points) 

Certificate valid for 2 years

The NRASTC is the recommended supervision and rescue qualification for swimming teachers/coaches working on the poolside or in the water during programmed activities, such as a swimming lesson. It is suitable for teachers working in a wide range of swimming pools, including pools where the water is deeper than the teacher’s standing depth and meets the individuals risk assessment.

Course content

Section 7th edition new candidate (hours) 7th edition Light new candidate (hours)
1 – The Teacher, swimming pool and class management           2           2
2 – Intervention rescue and emergency action           4           3
3 – CPR and first aid           6           1
Total         12           6
plus external assessment

When Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work and AED training are integrated with this course the training hours are extended accordingly.

This course is delivered on site at the clients venue and requires a minimum of 4 participants. IS+Training is unable to supply the venue so unable to deliver this course to individuals. Group bookings with access to a swimming pool only.