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First Responders Aquatics Training (FRAT)

This comprehensive program is exclusive to the NSU Aquatics Institute and is tailored for first responders whom may be called upon to respond to emergencies in or around water.  The training prepares fire rescue and law enforcement candidates of the like to be more proficient swimmers in order to pass many departmental swimming requirements for hire. In addition, the training encompasses American Red Cross certification courses for Basic Water Rescue and Personal Water Safety.  The aquatic skills learned are paramount for rescuers to be able to respond to aquatic emergencies effectively.

For additional information, please contact Austin Harris, Assistant Director for Aquatics, at aharris1@nova.edu or (954) 262-6807.

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