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Pool Lifeguard

Subsidy Approval:     Pool Lifeguard Course is approved by Cyprus Human Resource Development Authority (CHRDA / ANAΔ) for subsidy / grant aid, which is available to companies who meet the criteria for eligibility of such grants.  Kalliopi First Aid Training offers assistance in the subsidy application process.

Approved Trainers:   Kalliopi First Aid Trainers / Assessors are certified by Cyprus Human Resource Development Authority (CHRDA / ANAΔ), to provide First Aid Training Programmes and satisfy the criteria for subsidy / grant aid.

Language:                   This course can be taught in either Greek or English.

Who Will Benefit:        This course is available to the hotel industry, municipalities, water parks, gymnasiums, watersports centres, private or residential complexes with indoor or outdoor pool facilities, public  swimming pools, hydro therapy health spas, private or Municipal Lifeguards or individuals who work or aspire to work as a professional public beach or Pool Lifeguard.

Course Aims:              To enable participants to become qualified under the legislation laid down by the Cyprus Government with regard to the public swimming pool regulation of 1992 which was published in the government gazette according to Article 52 of the constitution.  Participants will train and qualify after assessment in Methods & Techniques on how to prevent persons from drowning and provide basic life support & administer oxygen (O2) for drowning accidents.

Information:                The Pool Lifeguard training programme is approved and fully complies with the Cyprus Government Legislation which is in accordance with the latest (2015) European Resuscitation Council (ERC) Guidelines.

Course Includes:        21 hours of practical and theoretical Pool Lifeguard training and assessment; Certification as a Pool Lifeguard; Training Materials; Manual & Examination; Assessment; Registration and Wall Certificate.

Course Objectives:    To train & educate participants in the principles of pool lifeguarding and to acquire practical water rescue training skills for the conscious and unconscious casualty.  Students will also be trained in the use of Oxygen for medical emergencies as well as CPR (Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation) skills on adults, children and infants, in accordance with the latest (2015) European Resuscitation Council (ERC) Guidelines.

Course Program: 

1 Instructor per 6 students 1 Manikin per 6 students

1 Oral Resuscitation mask for each student

Classroom audiovisual equipment

Latex or medical gloves – 1 pair per student 

Knowledge Development: Skills Development:
Information about BLS,  CPR & AED Scene & Safety Assessment
Sudden Cardiac Arrest Initial Assessment with BLS
Providing care for Sudden Cardiac Arrest Provide care for drowning victims - scenarios
Skills Development  Oxygen Therapy
Legal Considerations  Rescue Technique
Troubleshooting and Safety Considerations  Emergency Assistance Plan
Chain of Survival

Certification:               After successfully completing all elements of the course and following assessment by the course director, students will be awarded a Certificate as Pool Lifeguard.

*Pool Lifeguard

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What We Offer:

“Approved First Aid Training Courses in Cyprus” We offer approved, First Aid at Work First Aid Training Courses in Cyprus including: Emergency First Aid at Work; First Aid at Work; Automated External Defibrillator and Pool Lifeguard.  Basic Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) training is made according to current guidelines of the European Resuscitation Council (ERC) guidelines 2015. Training Certificates are issued under the provisions of the Health & Safety at Work (First Aid) Regulations 2009 (PI 198/2009).   We also offer a range of DAN Europe (Divers Alert Network) first aid courses for the scuba diving community through our sister company Kalliopi Dive College.  Visit the dedicated scuba diving in Paphos website: full details and DAN course programmes.

Our experienced, multi-lingua (Greek, English, German), faculty instructors are certified by the Human Resources Development Authority (HRDA / ΑΝΑΔ / EEK) under its recently revised teaching specifications (2014) to provide grant-aided, subsidised educational seminars.


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Who We Are

A First Aid Training Centre managed and operated by Ioakim & Ioakim Ltd with over 32 years

experience.  Kalliopi First Aid Training is a member of AOFA (Association of First Aiders).  

We offer a full range of First Aid Certifications and First Aid Training Courses in Cyprus and Greece.  

Kalliopi First Aid Training’s parent company, Ioakim & Ioakim Ltd, is certified by the Ministry Department of Labour & Social Insurance to provide First Aid Training Courses and issue Certifications

under the provisions of the Safety and Health at Work (First Aid) Regulations 2009 (C.D.P.198 / 2009).

Kalliopi First Aid Training © – Ioakim & Ioakim Ltd

Contact Us: Head Office:  14 Pakion, Pegeia, Paphos, Cyprus. Phone: +357 99624869, +357 99603743, +357 26813713 - Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. - Fax: +357 26813712

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