Lifesaver Activity Badge
How to earn your badge
- Explain and, if you can, show how you would carry out a rescue from water using these methods:
Reach the standard of one of these:
- throwing a buoyant aid
- throwing a rope
Explain and, if you can, show what you would do if:
- Royal Lifesaving Society UK (RLSS UK) Rookie Lifeguard Gold Level 1 award
- Royal Lifesaving Society UK (RLSS UK) Survive and Save Silver Medallion award.
- a person fell through ice
- a pet fell through ice.
Each young person who participates in the Programme, including badges and awards, should face a similar degree of challenge, and requirements can be adapted according to each young person’s abilities. For more information and practical tips see our guidance on flexibility