BWFRI

Basic Water First
Responder Instructor (BWFRI)

The Basic Water First Responder Instructor pathway is designed for candidates wishing to deliver a course with a rescue capability in still or slow moving water environment, such as lakes, ponds and canals.

Prerequisites

Instructor training and assessment

Basic Water First Responder Instructor course (16 hours)

Qualification valid for

2 years

Able to teach

Water and Flood Awareness (AWR)
Basic Water First Responder (BWFR)
Lifejacket Competent User (LJCU)
Safe Working Near Water (SWNW)
Co-Worker Rescue from Water – Basic (CWRWB)
Flood Worker Safety (FWS)
Recreational River Safety (RRS)
Stand Up Paddleboard Rescue (SUP)1