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Control measure
Extrication of animal from water or ice

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Extrication of animal from water or ice to a place of safety

Understand:

  • How animals may react in water
  • The techniques and equipment that may be used to extricate animals from water or ice
  • The procedures for performing rescue of animals from water or ice
  • Hazards when working in, on or near water and ice

Refer to – Performing rescues training specification

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Extrication of animal from water or ice to a place of safety

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Establish safe systems of work and control measures to rescue animals from water or ice
  • Use appropriate equipment and techniques to rescue animals from water or ice
  • Establish hygiene and welfare arrangements for emergency responders and animals

Refer to – Performing rescues training specification