The Special Rescue Training Academy Pvt Ltd (SRTA, India) is a premier training organization in India which trains and provides professional certifications to Pool, Beach, Water Park Lifeguards, Watersport, Boat, Jet Ski, Parasail Boat Operators including Flood Rescue and Disaster Management teams. Trained & Certified around 8800 enthusiasts & professionals in various fields since 2008. SRTA is certified and accredited under International Rescue Instructors Authority (I.R.I.A) Canada and the training facilities, syllabus and all instructors have been duly audited in Mumbai and Goa. The National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), a PPP partner under Union Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Govt of India, has registered SRTA as a Nation wide Training Partner for providing professional courses to Lifeguards, Watersport/Boat operators State Aquatic Disaster Teams and also to Youths opting for a career in the relevant fields.


Mr. Prabhakar Pandey


IRIA Certified Swift Water Flood Rescue/Boat Instructor​

Mr. Lalit Negi​

General Manager - Training

- IRIA Certified - National Certification & Accreditation Auditor (India)
- IRIA Certified Assessor & Examiner

Amitava Maity​

Mr. Amitava Maity​

Training Manager

IRIA Certified Instructor - Beach/ Pool/ Water Park Lifeguard, PWC/ Jet Ski Operator & Swift Water Flood Rescue​

Mr. Yuvraj Negi​​

Training Administrator

Certified QMS Lead Auditor ISO 9001:2015, assessed as competent in the Exemplar Global (RABQSA) competency units

Our Team of IRIA Certified Instructors/ Faculty

Sr.#Name (s) of InstructorsProfessional Certifications
1Trinidad D'souzaBeach/ Pool/ Water Park Lifeguard, Swift Water Flood Rescue
2Santano FernandesBeach/ Pool/ Water Park Lifeguard
3Amit ShindeBeach/ Pool/ Water Park Lifeguard, PWC/ Jet Ski/ IRB/ Power Boat Operator
4Vishal NaikBeach/ Pool/ Water Park Lifeguard
5Santosh TandelBeach/ Pool/ Water Park Lifeguard, PWC/Jet Ski/ IRB/ Power Boat/ Parasail Boat Operator, Swift Water Flood Rescue
6Ravi BaadkarSwift Water Flood Rescue
7Digamber MeherSwift Water Flood Rescue
8Eknath TandelBeach/ Pool/ Water Park Lifeguard, PWC/ Jet Ski/ IRB/ Power Boat Operator
9Jagdish TandelPWC/ Jet Ski/ IRB/ Power Boat Operator
10Devandra GaudeBeach Lifeguard
11Raghavendra KaskarBeach Lifeguard
12Ganesh DhanuPWC/ Jet Ski/ Parasail Boat Operator
13Bhushan TandelPWC/ Jet Ski/ IRB/ Power Boat Operator
14Jitendra TandelSwift Water Flood Rescue
15Nitesh BaitBeach Lifeguard
16Dharmendra JadhavBeach/ Pool/ Water Park Lifeguard
17Sanjay YadavBeach/ Pool/ Water Park Lifeguard
18Ashwin GhagBeach/ Pool/ Water Park Lifeguard, PWC/ Jet Ski Operator