Personal Protection Equipment (Barrier Devices)

All instructor of the Lifesaving Society BC and Yukon programs must ensure that all candidates have access to, use and are trained int eh use of a pocket mask or other appropriate barrier device during instruction or simulated practice of resuscitation in or out of the water.  Barries devices must be available and used at any time during the course when it is reasonably expected that the candidate may be required to do artificial resuscitation.