Lifeguarding Quiz- Testing Site

8 Questions | Total Attempts: 3384

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...
Career Quizzes & Trivia

Just testing this site to see if I want to use it for my lifeguards.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    If a lifeguard in-service training is not documented, it basically did not take place.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Lifeguards should receive emergency response training specific to the venue:
    • A. 

      Yearly

    • B. 

      Bi-weekly

    • C. 

      Monthly

    • D. 

      Weekly

  • 3. 
    In service training should be:
    • A. 

      Mandatory

    • B. 

      Relevant

    • C. 

      Job specific

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    Which of the following are responsibilities of the pool/operator manager, when it comes to lifeguards?
    • A. 

      Schedule work hours commensurate with experience

    • B. 

      Verify the competency of the hired lifeguards at the specific facility and at the depths that guards will be working

    • C. 

      Provide at least two guard uniforms per lifeguard

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 5. 
    Site-specific training for lifeguards should include:
    • A. 

      Facility policies and procedures

    • B. 

      Emergency action plans

    • C. 

      Rescues with facility-specific equipment

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    Which of the following should be included in the first section of a lifeguard manual?
    • A. 

      Mission statement

    • B. 

      Emergency action plan

    • C. 

      Lateness policy

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    1. Before providing care for a conscious injured or ill victim, you must first—
    • A. 

      Announce to bystanders what you are going to do.

    • B. 

      Begin to write your record of what happened.

    • C. 

      Find out if you have a duty to act.

    • D. 

      Obtain the victim’s consent.

  • 8. 
    1. Good Samaritan laws are designed to protect most professional rescuers from—
    • A. 

      The risk of legal action as a result of sharing information about the victim with bystanders and local media.

    • B. 

      The risk of legal action as long as they act in good faith, within the scope of their training and are not negligent.

    • C. 

      The need to legally document what was seen, heard and done at the scene.

    • D. 

      The need to obtain consent before providing care.

Back to Top Back to top