SLSGB Lifesaving Master Class Series – 2020/21

We are privileged to announce a series of Lifesaving Master Classes to bring to you the renowned, acknowledged, leading international authorities in Prevention of Drowning and Lifesaving, all “Masters” of their respective topics. Whether you are just starting out on your journey in Lifesaving or have been there, done it, Read More »


The SLSGB Beach Lifeguard Award Status

Led by the RNLI, the National Vocational Beach Lifeguard Qualification (NVBLQ) was established in 2014 to create a uniform, minimum national vocational standard. The foundation of this arrangement was an agreement between SLSA Wales, RLSS and SLSGB for a common award assessment criteria and that no changes would be made Read More »


SLSGB Club COVID-19 Guidance relating to The National Lockdown

Issued 5th November 2020  (Applicable to England only) The situation with the COVID-19 Pandemic has resulted in another National Lockdown that means pools will be closed and Clubs must stop face to face activities, other than those supporting public safety.  This means that all group and bubble activity training must Read More »


Annual General Meeting 2020

All members who are eligible and wish to attend the meeting are required to register by not later than 5 pm on the 25th November by email to mail@slsgb.org.uk using their email account to which the electronic meeting invitation details will be sent. The electronic invitation will be sent to Read More »


CALLING ALL LIFESAVERS! Half Term is coming – Your Beach Needs You!

We are calling for more volunteers to be deployed as soon as possible to be part of a safety advisory service to beach users to stop people needing to be rescued. Our Beach Warden programme has been a huge success. Over the Bank holiday weekends over 2,000 safety advisory interventions Read More »


Latest Pool Guidance from Swim England

Please follow the below link to see the latest guidance from Swim England https://www.swimming.org/swimengland/water-polo-artistic-swimming-restrictions/ Please make sure you contact your local pool to see what the rules are for your local pool.


Surf Life Saving Carnival 2020 Postponed

Whilst it is clear that the latest Government restrictions would not prevent us from holding the event at Portreath in October (Latest advice obtained from Sport England) there are a number of other factors to consider:- The Latest C19 trend is upwards and we have no idea where this may Read More »


Club Activity COVID -19 Update 23/9/2020

Following the latest restrictions announced by the Government yesterday, we can confirm that Organised outdoors activity compliant with a Governing Body COVID-19 Safety Plan is not restricted.  This means that SLSGB Clubs who have undergone the process we have provided and have submitted a plan that we have approved can Read More »


Surf Life Saving Carnival 2020 Portreath, Sat 10th October

OH YES,   We are definitely BACK on the Beach! The Carnival will be a one day, team event open to all over the age of 16 with the relevant competencies.   Due to COVID-19 restrictions, entry has to be limited to 12 teams of 6, Clubs can enter more than one Read More »