Advanced Lifesaving Strand – a quick overview
Portions of each of these awards are Instructor assessed and portions require to be undertaken with an Examiner.
Award of Merit:
To develop advanced rescue and judgement skills. The candidate must perform with skill, sensitivity and understanding.
15 years or year in which the candidate turns 15.
Bronze Cross Award.
To provide an opportunity for continuous striving for excellence and maturity of response to emergency situations.
The candidate must achieve a high level of rescue knowledge and skill. Each test item must be performed with distinction.
16 years or year in which the candidate turns 16.
Award of Merit.