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StarGuard With Web Resource-4th Edition


Disease transmission in swimming pools and reducing your exposure to them
Outbreaks are often hard to identify quickly because it takes many people reporting an illness before a pattern can be established and it can be determined whether all the people had visited the pool.
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What causes recreational water illness and who it affects most
If vomit or fecal matter gets into the water, there is a slight possibility that germs may remain long enough, before being killed by the sanitizing agent such as chlorine, for a patron to become ill by swallowing contaminated water.
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Distress behaviors and how to recognize them
A person in distress is still on the surface of the water but is struggling to stay afloat.
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Learn the three crucial observation skills in lifeguarding
To recognize distress or drowning, you must continuously perform three crucial observation skills: scan, target, and assess.
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Legal considerations prior to giving emergency medical care
During an emergency, certain legal principles apply regarding what you are expected to do in the United States.
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StarGuard With Web Resource-4th Edition
Best Practices for Lifeguards
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The fourth editon of StarGuard: Best Practices for Lifeguards presents the essentials of lifeguarding, helping lifeguard candidates become skilled and proactive. This resource contains the latest research in lifeguarding and lifesaving, including the most current CPR/AED and first aid content. Integrating each of these components into an experiential methodology of training lifeguards is a hallmark of the StarGuard certification program.

© 2012
Paper w/Pass or Keycode
Book with online resource   264 pages
ISBN-13: 9780736098359



Regular Price: $69.00

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