Inservice Training is a vital part to ensure a lifeguard is competent and prepared to respond to an emergency. These videos demonstrate a variety of different ways to prepare your guards.
Swim School White Star - Aida (SAI curriculum)
Everyone is Important - Natalie Livingston
How to Make a Foaming Manikin
Dangers of Breath-Holding
PreHospital Treatment of Drowning
Lap Swimmer Drowns – Denial/Disbelief
Bobbing Drowning Victim
The Whitner Story
Scanning and Being Present
Swim School Red Star - Rachel (SAI Curriculum)
Pay Attention Test
Shannan's Story - Happens to young people and lifeguards at an alarming rate
Man has medical event during lap swim. Watch how fast it happens.
5 Year Old Drowns In Pool - 3 1/2 feet of water is deep for a 5 year old
How long could someone float in your pool without your guards noticing?
Change Blindness - Switch-a-Roo
It's hard to notice something obvious when your brain is focused on something else.
Daniel Simons - Counter Intuition