Sustainable Change in Aquatic Safety


Custom Aquatic Safety Consulting

A Different Approach

We are more than checklist consultants. We partner with you to co-create sustainable, industry-leading aquatic safety systems. We review your entire aquatics operation from a risk, safety, and operational perspective and provide a variety of remote and on-site services to allow you to have confidence that your members and guests are safe. We work with all types of aquatic facilities, including swimming pools, water parks, and natural water settings.

Leadership Development Training

Safety Starts with Leadership

Safety is only sustainable with strong leaders at all levels of the organization. Leadership development is core to our consulting approach. We offer remote and in-person training sessions for your staff, from executive leadership to on-deck lifeguards. Our trainings combine classroom based learning and on-deck, hands-on, experiential learning.

A Network of Safety Experts

Collaborate and Connect

Collaboration is key to delivering the services you need to be sustainably safe. At H2O, we partner with the best experts and service providers in the industry to match you with the data and resources you need for strong ongoing support. We also connect you to a network of aquatic safety leaders that will continue to help you grow your safety system and the impact you have in your community.

Gareth Hedges, Founder

Gareth Hedges founded H2O Safety Consulting to bring a sustainable, collaborative, and data-driven approach to challenging the status quo in aquatic safety. H2O is committed to child safety and drowning prevention worldwide.


Strategic Partnerships

H2O Safety Consulting is founded on the principle that collaboration creates more impact than competition. In order to scale our impact and keep more people safe in the water, we partner with mission aligned companies and experts. Learn more about our key strategic partners

Insurance on a Mission

Quality consulting, trainings, education, investigations, and legal support services.


Contact Us

(919) 271-3862

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