LJCU

Lifejacket Competent User (LJCU)

For personnel who will operate in the warm zone at a water rescue incident and personnel who will operate near water as part of their key job function, eg construction workers, EA water hydrometry staff etc. As such, it is not intended that they will enter the water, and a manual or auto inflation lifejacket is worn as PPE for accidental water entry only.

Contact hours

6 hours

Prerequisites

  • Must be a confident swimmer.
  • Minimum age: 18

Qualification valid for

3 years

Recertifies

Lifejacket Competent User (LJCU)

Recerted by

Lifejacket Competent User (LJCU)

Taught by

Basic Water First Responder Instructor (BWFRI)
Operations: Swiftwater First Responder Instructor (OPSI)
Instructor Water (InsW)
Instructor Water & Rope (InsWR)
Instructor Water & Rope – Instructor Trainer (InsWR-IT)