Flood Safety Course

Knowing how to operate safely in a flooded environment is an essential part of disaster response. Take a few minutes to learn critical skills that will keep you and your staff safe.


Created in partnership with Royal National Lifeboat Institution. Designed specifically for smartphones.

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Online Course • 10 Minutes • English • Free

What You Will Learn

In this interactive guide, you will learn critical flood safety skills including:

  • Planning for a flood

  • Managing hazards in the water

  • Using protective equipment

  • Communicating with hand signals

  • Rescuing others 

  • Safety around boats

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Learner Review

“Very good and accessible introduction to flood safety.” 

Rupert G.

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