This is great news for much needed information that can help empower us to seek answers and solutions to problems.
Here's the Media Advisory from National Swimming Pool Foundation - please tell us what you think!
New Searchable Database, WANID.org, Tracks Aquatic-Related Incidents Worldwide
National Swimming Pool Foundation® provides access free, because information…
Added by Laurie Batter on December 20, 2012 at 9:58am — No Comments
Recreation Coordinator II, Beth Frazer, from Consumnes Community Service District, emailed me and commented, “…You have a curriculum for the training and how long it takes for 10 lifeguards… We have 40-60 lifeguards per training, so it would be nice to know how much time to add for each additional lifeguard, or maybe each additional 5 or 10 lifeguards.”
There are several ways to scale up the training to allow for large staff participation: Increase the time allocated for the training…Continue
I am starting a new chapter in my career. Transitioning from the public to the private sector.
It's a little awkward.
You see, Oklahoma is sort of a strange place in the aquatics industry, at least to me. It's dominated by the public sector like most of the mid-west is I'm sure. So that's what has made this such a strange transition.
I decided that leaving my cushy public sector job with a city government for a risky private sector job…Continue