Pool Lifeguard Qualifications for the Leisure Sector

Over 90 per cent of all pool lifeguards in the UK are qualified with the RLSS UK’s NPLQ (National Pool Lifeguard Qualification). That’s over 90,000 pool lifeguards. Read on to find out why more than 46,000 pool lifeguards choose to qualify with the RLSS UK every year over other providers. Read more

Drowning Prevention Week 2022 - thank you

Lee Heard, Charity Director on Drowning Prevention Week 2022 "As we reach the end of Royal Life Saving Society UK’s 9th annual Drowning Prevention We,ek campaign, I wanted to say a huge thank you to all our members, staff, supporters, and strategic partners who have played a role in sharing our vital water safety messaging this year. Read more

Technology in Swimming Pools

A look at swimming pool technology, - its use, types, and why lifeguards are still important. Read more

Raising standards one qualification at a time

RLSS UK partnership with CIMSPA (Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity). Read more

Are you doing enough to tackle water safety?

If you have a body of water on your land and people can access it, you must take steps to mitigate the risks. It is time to act! Read more

How to get into Lifeguarding?

Becoming a lifeguard is an excellent career choice, at whatever stage of your life you are! Read more

Life’s a beach

Fancy a change or looking for a new challenge? Then why not upskill to become a beach lifeguard this summer and gain invaluable skills for life. Read more

Learning a new ‘life skill’ – flying a drone that could aid the saving of lives!

Learn a new ‘life skill’ – fly a drone that could aid the saving of lives! Read more

RLSS UK Industry Approved Aqua Park Accreditation making waves!

RLSS UK and its partners are leading the way in the drive to make the UK’s aqua parks among the safest in the world. Read more

What do lifeguards really think of the job?

More than 3,000 lifeguards from across the UK took part in the survey, giving a unique insight into what the nation’s lifeguarding community thinks about the job. Read more

A Year To Remember by Hannah Wiggins-Bettles

Lifesaving Coordinator Hannah Wiggins-Bettles talks about how the pandemic changed Bishops Waltham Community Swimming Club Read more