Emergency Procedures of Swimming Venue

Two roles as indicated in the following table must be determined where a recovery from the water may be necessary.
Emergency signal given (eg. whistle)

​Person A ​Person B
​Remove victim from danger
​Clear water and take control of students
​Assess state of patient ​Indicate assembly area
​Provide First Aid Basic Life support as required ​Assess if ambulance or other aid is required and summon help
​Continue until medical help arrives or until the emergency has passed ​Ensure that the principal is advised as soon as possible
​Instruct an adult or senior student to meet and direct ambulance to location (if summoned)
​Ensure supervision of students at assembly area
​Assist Person A until medical help arrives or emergency is passed