Coaching standards high in the East

The second education roadshow of 2016 took place in Eastbourne at the start of this month. It was an action packed four days with a Level 1 and 2 Coaching course, 2 Trainer Assessor updates, and a Lifeguard assessment. On top of this as an additional bonus was the opportunity Read More »


SLSGB celebrates DofE success at Buckingham Palace

On 16th May 2016, Lauren Turner (SLSGB National Education and Training Manager), Peter Lawrence (SLSGB Chairman) and Joanna Dunbavin (Saunton Sands SLSC) from SLSGB attended a once in a life time Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) Gold Award Presentation at Buckingham Palace, London. At the event SLSGB was presented with Read More »


Graduate Lifeguard Programme Update

Following the official launch of the SLSGB and South West Water’s Graduate Lifeguard Programme, We have received a great deal of interest from Surf Lifesaving Clubs and schools throughout the country.  If you or your club are interested in the programme, please contact me so that we can create a Read More »


Introducing the first SLSGB Duke of Edinburgh Participants from Saunton Sands

We are very excited to announce that Saunton Sands SLSC have now enrolled their first participants as an official Duke of Edinburgh Centre affiliated by SLSGB. Pictured (from left to right) is Gus Dunbavin, Francesca Ansdell, Kane Shaw, Morgan and Alex Howgate. All 5 of these participants are taking on Read More »


Trainer Assessor Course – Teignmouth

A big congratulations to the 7 new probationary Trainer Assessors that attended the first Educator course of 2016. We welcomed enthusiastic faces from Sidmouth SLSC, Bude SLSC, and St Ives. It was inspiring to see so much enthusiasm to progress within SLSGB and develop future Lifeguards along with high standards Read More »


Brilliant Start To Graduate Lifeguard Programme

Surf Life Saving GB in association with South West Water, has launched a new initiative in the South West among its 14-16 year old members called the Graduate Lifeguard Programme. They will be responsible for increasing water safety awareness among their peers by giving a series of presentations to schools Read More »