Looks like ‘fins’ are going well for Fin2Fit!

Our existing Water Safety Partners Fin2Fit, have had a recent boost as their Mono-Fin Instructor Training Continuous Professional Development (CPD) has been reaccredited by Swim England Qualifications until 2022. Read more

RLSS UK launches new-look supervision and rescue awards for swim teachers, coaches and instructors

The Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK) has re-launched their National Rescue Awards for Swimming Teachers and Coaches (NRASTC and NRASTC LIGHT), following a comprehensive review and update. Read more

AquaPhysical teams up with RLSS UK to attract new audiences to aquatic exercise

The award-winning fitness company AquaPhysical is partnering with the Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK) to encourage more people to enjoy the mental and physical benefits of aquatic exercise. Read more

RLSS UK are award winners!

We are delighted to confirm that RLSS UK NPLQ-qualified and TA, Helen Bull was awarded ‘Learner of the Year’ at last night’s prestigious FAB Awards Dinner. Read more

World Conference on Drowning Prevention draws to a close

A global biennial event, the conference focussed on the very latest in research, innovation, ideas and best practice, with one aim: a world where everyone can enjoy the water, safely. Read more

Places Leisure signs long-term partnership with RLSS UK

Places Leisure has signed an exclusive three-year partnership with the Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK), to deliver an exceptional lifeguard qualification to support their blended lifeguarding approach across its portfolio of swimming pools. Read more

RLSS UK extends partnership with Leisure Opportunities

The Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK) has confirmed it is extending its partnership with Leisure Opportunities, the jobs and training magazine and website for industry professionals. Leisure Opportunities is part of the Leisure Media portfolio. Read more

Aquaplane becomes the latest water safety partner of the Royal Life Saving Society UK

Aquaplane is the world’s first multi-use swimming aid, designed for the child's whole swimming journey from start to finish. Aquaplane is endorsed by Olympic and Commonwealth swimmers, and is the preferred swimming aid for over 100 swim schools in the UK alone! Read more

A lift for Lifesaving - Record growth for Rookie Lifeguard

The Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK) have seen an unprecedented boost in take-up of their Rookie Lifeguard Instructor courses. Read more

Finalists announced for prestigious awards for the awarding industry

The FAB Awards recognises the contributions made by awarding organisations and their employees to education and skills in the UK over the past year. Read more

Grieving parents back drowning campaign to prevent student deaths

Grieving parents whose children drowned whilst at university, are backing the Royal Life Saving Society UK’s (RLSS UK) national water safety, behaviour change campaign ‘Don’t Drink and Drown’, urging students to stay away from the water on their night out and leave no one behind. Read more

What do Taylor Swift, Nigel Mansell, the M42 and the National Pool Lifeguard Qualification, have in common?

Thirty years ago, 2:00pm on Monday 18 September, Bournemouth’s International Centre played host to the annual conference of the Institute of Bath and Recreation Management (IBRM). Read more

GBR Lifesaving is pleased to announce the Team Captains of the GBR Teams competing in the European Lifesaving Championships 2019

GBR Lifesaving is pleased to announce the Open and Youth Captains and Vice-Captains of the GBR Teams competing in the European Lifesaving Championships 2019, Riccione, Italy. Read more

RLSS UK launches UK’s first accreditation scheme for aqua parks

The Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK) has launched the UK’s first accreditation scheme for UK aqua parks, introducing a recognised and consistent safety standard, making accredited aqua parks some of the safest in the world. Read more

We are pleased to announce the Great Britain Youth Team!

Great Britain Lifesaving is pleased to announce the Great Britain Youth Team to compete at the 2019 Lifesaving European Championships in Riccione, Italy. Read more

Royal Life Saving Society UK secures first three-year contract with Approved Training Provider

National training provider Active Training Network has become RLSS UK’s first multi-year contract Approved Training Provider (ATP), exclusively delivering the RLSS UK National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ). Read more

Great Britain Lifesaving announce Open Team to compete at 2019 Lifesaving European Championships in Italy

The team of six male and six female athletes were selected from the Great Britain Lifesaving Squad representing clubs from Surf Life Saving GB, Surf Life Saving Wales and the Royal Life Saving Society UK. Read more

Water Safety Management Plans Made Easy with RLSS UK

Simple and Straightforward Assessing, Modelling and Planning Read more

RLSS UK is now proud to be a part of the Worcester Community Lottery

The Worcester Community Lottery is a weekly prize draw that raises money for good causes in Worcester. Read more

The Pride of Britain Awards are back and want to hear from you!

This year the Daily Mirror’s Pride of Britain Award celebrate their 20th anniversary and are looking for the nation’s unsung heroes to join them at a fabulous gala dinner event, hosted by Carol Vorderman and set to be screened on ITV this autumn. Read more

‘Familiarity breeds contempt’ What is the cost of cooling off?

With the hot weather set to continue this week and the losses of life to the water hitting the headlines - the Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK) asks what price people are willing to pay to cool off? Read more

We’re ‘Stoat-ally’ excited about fundraising vote!

Stoats are a ‘wholesome and hearty’ company based in Edinburgh making tasty oat-based consumables suitable for breakfast to bedtime and are passionate about their products not just tasting good, but doing some good too. Read more

A Trio of Long-Term Contracts for RLSS UK

The Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK) has secured a trio of long-term contracts with multi-site operators to help ensure the highest levels of safety in and around their swimming pools. Read more