Aquatic Personal Protective Equipment

Key facts


£45 per person

(Group rates available)

Course duration

One day


Three years

Minimum age

18 years


Download course factsheet

The RLSS UK National Water Safety Management Programme is a flexible, modular framework of qualifications.

This course includes the following modules:

The Aquatic Personal Protective Equipment (APPE) module covers the underpinning principles of aquatic risk management, and specifically how the safe and appropriate use of specialist Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) can help manage exposure to risk.


This guided learning session will take a minimum of 4 hours, and includes a practical hands-on session checking and fitting a lifejacket.


For a copy of the current syllabus for the NWSMP, go the RLSS UK website.