Course CA43:

Shallow Water Blackout

  • Audio
  • English
  • 10 minutes

Prolonged and competitive breath holding is a dangerous practice that can lead to shallow water blackout. Shallow water blackout is a term used to describe the loss of consciousness caused by decreased levels of carbon dioxide, created by hyperventilating and prolonged breath holding. This training explains the dangers of shallow water blackout and how to prevent it from happening in your aquatic facilities.

Course Details

Course Code: 
CA43
Categories: 
Child Safety, Aquatics, Recreation Center
Length: 
10 minutes
Language: 
English
OSHA?
No
Audio?
Yes
CEU?*
No
Shallow Water Blackout