The Science of Beach Lifeguarding is an accessible and informative reference underpinned by the best current research. Divided into six sections, the key themes cover the context of beach lifeguarding, the physical environment in which lifeguards work, the environmental impact on potential casualties, practical lifeguarding techniques, physiological standards for lifeguards, and the importance of education in the preventative role that lifeguards play.
This is essential reading for all beach lifeguards and beach lifeguard managers, sports scientists, and search and rescue personnel, as well as paramedical organisations, health and safety practitioners, and occupational health practitioners.
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|Size: ||20.4 MB|
|Publisher: ||CRC Press|
|Date published: || 2016|
|ISBN: ||9781482245981 (DRM-PDF)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|