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Explorers Lifesaver Activity Badge

Explorers Lifesaver Activity Badge

Would you know what to do if someone's life was in danger? Get prepared today.

How to earn your badge:

  1. Demonstrate and explain how you would perform a rescue using the following:
    1. shout and/or reach
    2. throw a buoyancy aid
    3. throw a rope
    4. wade
    5. tow with an aid
    6. clothing tow
    7. support tow
  2. Reach the standard of one of the following:
    1. RLSS UK Survive and Save Silver for the Medallion, Stillwater or Beach award
    2. RLSS UK Survive and Save Gold for the Medallion, Stillwater or Beach award
  3. Explain and, where possible, demonstrate methods of rescue used in cases of:
    1. a person and a pet falling through ice
    2. a house fire
    3. gas poisoning
    4. a car accident
    5. contact with a live wire

January 2015.

Requirements can be adapted to suit each young persons abilities. See our guidance on flexibility.

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