Basic Concepts of Lifesaving
To better understand all facets of lifesaving in and around the water, from the heroic work of bystanders to the job of professional lifeguards ¬†around the world, it is important to become familiar with certain key terms and other basic concepts.
This section includes the following pages:
- Drowning Facts
- Glossary of Lifesaving and Water Safety
- Lifesaver vs. Lifeguard
- Water Safety and Lifesaving
- Water Rescue Essentials