Indian Rescue academy conducted Open Water Lifeguard Training and Boat Operation Training program from 26th February to 2016 till 1st March 2016 on the banks of river Krishna in Sangliwadi at Sangli District.
The training session was carried out by Mr Vikram Srinath who conducted the first aid and open water lifeguarding training program.
The Training was scheduled for 5 days which involved various activities in How to save a life on land and how to save a life in open water.
A brief session on risk management was conducted by Mr Mayur Paygude to inculcate the importance of safety among the participants.
After the land based training the participants were treated to the basic operation and handling on OBM Motor Boats.
Life Saving Techniques which included Dry and wet water Rescue were thought in different simulated scenarios.
Land based Scenarios involved in helping a victim suffering from various situations like heart attack, Bleeding, fractures and safeguarding of the situation till a professional medical help arrives were also conducted to make the participants aware of the importance lifesaving in their day to day lives.