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AVCON WATER SAFETY AQUATIC SAFETY, RESCUE AND RESPONSE

ABOUT

Avcon water safety is an aquatic first response safety rescue service for any activity on water. The Avcon team is a professional crew with over 35 years combined ocean knowledge. Our team has performed emergency rescues, life support, trauma treatment, first aid and attended boating incidents, aquatic film crew driver support and applied support for salvage operations.

Our expertise can offer event water safety, emergency & rescue response, boating incident first response, salvage operations, shark monitoring, surf competition assistance, maritime services support, media and film crew support vessels and much more.

Avcon Water Safety can offer a range of different services including:

  • Marine events safety
  • Waterways surveying
  • Emergency response to boating incidents
  • Environmental spills response
  • Big Wave rescue operations
  • Salvage operational support
  • Emergency First aid
  • CPR and spinal injury
  • Hazadous material removal
  • Spill response and clean up
  • Life support and rescue operations
  • Defib operations
  • Breathing Apparatus trained
  • IRB rescue trained
  • Environmental spill response
  • Shark bite emergency trauma
Cinematography assistance

FLEET

High powered Jet skis and rescue sleds
IRB rescue Jetboat

RESCUE OPERATORS

NATHAN HAYTHORPE- AUSTRALIA

  • Over 10 years experience working on the NSW Rescue Helicopter service providing aeromedical, search & rescue, emergency and counter disaster relief.
  • Vast experience in multi-agency emergency response operations.
  • Military background in maritime, small boat, rescue swimmer and diving operations.
  • Experienced endurance ocean athlete and enthusiast.
“Hangers”

RYAN BURKE - AUSTRALIA

  • Professional lifeguard and 30 years in surf life saving
  • Over 15 Years experience in environmental, waste, industrial & salvage projects
  • Aggressive ambition to be leader in private response & salvage support services
“Burkey”

ALEX LEON - AUSTRALIA

  • Former professional Bodyboarder and big wave rider
  • Over 20 years experience in ocean sports
  • Jetski pilot for ocean cinematographers
  • Safety rescue for ocean events
  • Senior water patrol safety for APB World Tour
“Big Prize”

DEAN BOWEN - AUSTRALIA

  • Professional Surfer and big wave rider.
  • Professional Lifeguard Wollongong City Council
  • Water patrol safety for WSL Surfing events and Surf Live Saving
  • Over 15 years experience in heavy surf conditions
  • Billabong Adventure division
“Little Prize”

DR NATHAN TRIST

  • Medical Doctor - Emergency Medicine Registar
  • Advanced Life Support Instructor
  • Former Professional Rugby Player
  • Doctor for WSL Surf Events
  • Over 15 Years experience in open water
  • Surfer and paddler

PHYSIO - MARK BURNS

  • WSL Event Physiotherapist
  • Accredited First Aid and mental health first aid responder
  • Professional Athlete Physiotherapist
  • Beach and Water enthusiasts

Licences and Qualifications

All Avcon water safety personel are trained in various life saving procedures and licenced by RTO Risk Response Rescue #90774

  • Provide basic emergency life support
  • Spinal injury open ocean
  • Respond to boating incident
  • Open water navigation rescue
  • Participate in a rescue operation
  • Protect and preserve incident scene
  • Work in a team
  • Operate breathing breathing apparatus open circuit

CONTACT

Avcon Water Rescue Pty Ltd

alex.leon@avconprojects.com.au

Ph: 0414330145

Shop 9, 65 Manning St Kiama N.S.W 2533 Australia

Additional Services...

Athlete Physiotherapy