Water rescue methods are methods used to rescue someone who is in trouble in the water. You will see these methods throughout the BSA programs from Cub Scouts to Scouts BSA to Venturing.
Tiger Elective Adventure: Floats and Boats
Printable helps for requirements:
Before embarking on a boating activity with your scouts, make sure everyone is aware of the Safety Afloat guidelines.
The new Cub Scout program introduces the SCOUT water safety chant. This helps younger Scouts learn the rules for safe aquatics activities.
Here is a game to go with an aquatic theme. It can be used at your pack pool party or at a meeting focused on swimming skills.
Looking for games or resources related to pirates, desert islands, or sea ships? Check out this Shipwrecked theme page for ideas. Many of these would work well with my Ocean theme or my Under the Sea theme for Cub Scouts.
Safe Swim Defense provides the steps which a BSA unit must take to safely participate in an activity which involves swimming.