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Lifesaver (Baden Powell Service Association Troop)

  • 1

    Complete the Red Cross Lifeguard certification course or a similarly recognized lifeguard certification.

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  • 2

    PREREQ: Have passed the Swimmer and First Aid proficiency badges

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  • 3

    Understand and explain the Safe Swim Defense system.

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  • 4

    Throw a 65 foot lifeline to fall between 2 pegs twice out of every 3 throws. The pegs are to be 5 feet apart and 40 feet from the thrower.

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  • 5

    Show the method of rescue in the following:

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    • a

      House fire, 1st floor unconscious patient.

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    • b

      Ice breaking.

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    • c

      Car accident with and without a fire.

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    • d

      Contact with live electrical wires.

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