Ability to apply first aid techniques is an important aspect of social life. A lot of people are dying because a lack of early care. Use of automatic external defibrillator greatly improves survival chances.
In addition, advanced sport practice like free diving, implies to be aware of first aid techniques.
My first aid degree
Brevet de secourisme - France - AFPS
My complementary first aid degree. including rescue team work, ability to use respiratory equipment, suction devices and automated external defibrillator (AED)
Attestation de formation complémentaire aux premiers secours avec matériel (AFCPSAM # 74050001 - France) - PSE 1 & PSE2 (First Aid - Responding to Emergencies including Administering Emergency Oxygen, Lifeguarding, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, Wilderness first aid ...)
My swimming pool and beach lifeguard degree
Brevet National de Sécurité et de Sauvetage Aquatique (BNSSA # 74-025-06 - France)
100 m rescue: 25m swim the crawl, 25m swim underwater, breath, and again 25m swim underwater, get and tow a dummy 25 m, face always outside of the water. Total time must be less than 2min 40; no errors, one try.
Rescue exercise of a live person.