Water Rescue Awards

About these Qualifications

This handbook relates to the following qualifications:

SFJ Awards Level 3 Award in Water Awareness for Water Rescue Personnel
SFJ Awards Level 3 Award for Water Rescue First Responder
SFJ Awards Level 3 Award for Water Rescue Technician
SFJ Awards Level 3 Award in Water Rescue Boat Operation (withdrawn)
SFJ Awards Level 4 Award in Water Rescue Incident Command (withdrawn)
SFJ Awards Level 4 Award for Water Rescue Tactical Advisor (withdrawn)

These qualifications have been designed to accredit the knowledge and skills of learners who carry out roles as part of water rescue operations. Achievement of these qualifications will confirm that people are ready to work – but are not yet fully competent – in such roles.

Please see the handbook for further information on qualification withdrawals.

Pre-entry Requirements

There are no pre-entry requirements for enrolling to complete these qualifications.

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If you are interested in these qualifications please contact the team on 0114 284 1970 or info@sfjawards.com.