Entertain your Rookies

Water safety themed activities to entertain you and your family. Read more

Sport England funding to support the industry, has been extended to all RLSS UK Approved Training Centres and Providers in England

We are thrilled to announce that following the success of the qualification funding through the CIMSPA ReTrain scheme (a £1.5m training initiative designed to retool the sport and physical activity workforce - funded by The National Lottery through Sport England); we are launching phase 2 of the RLSS UK funding. Read more

The Royal Life Saving Society UK is supporting #SaveOurSports

The Royal Life Saving Society UK is supporting #SaveOurSports, a campaign by the UK’s sport and physical activity sector, urging the Government to save grassroots sport, fitness, and leisure facilities from permanent closure due to COVID-19. Read more

Welsh Leisure Operator Newport Live, to use RLSS UK Aquatic Qualifications

We are delighted to welcome Newport Live into our fold The Welsh leisure operator has committed to training their staff from the suite of RLSS UK qualifications including the professional lifeguard standard - National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ). Read more

RLSS UK’S BBC Radio 4 Appeal: Impact Report

With swimming pools across the UK now open after lockdown, the £2,902 resulting from the generosity of the Radio 4 listeners, can be put straight to work, as the Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK) continues to work towards nations without drowning. Read more

RLSS UK and CIMSPA partner to access Sport England grant funding for the leisure sector

We have partnered with CIMSPA to access grant funding, for essential training. The aim is to support requirements for around 11,000 new and existing employees to be qualified; enabling more swimming pools to open and operate. Read more

The Pride of Britain Awards are back for 2020!

The Royal Life Saving Society UK is delighted to be supporting this year’s Pride of Britain Awards, sponsored by the Daily Mirror, and they’re already on the look-out for everyday heroes. Read more

Update On Our System - tahdah

An update on our brand new system, tahdah and the functionality that is benefiting you! Read more

The Royal Life Saving Society UK welcomes Loan A Lifeguard as a new water safety partner

A shared vision of keeping people safe around water and improving water safety has seen Loan A Lifeguard become a Water Safety Partner of the Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK). Read more

Royal Life Saving Society releases Commonwealth drowning mortality data

Inaugural Commonwealth report identifies drowning as a serious health issue and highlights proactive prevention measures Read more

The search is on, for Scottish lifesaving heroes!

Produced by the Pride of Britain Awards, the Pride of Scotland Awards is an equally prestigious event putting Scotland’s unsung heroes centre stage, in a landmark national event at Edinburgh’s Usher Hall, for the first time. Read more

The Operation Ouch! Awards are back and need you!

Multi-BAFTA award-winning CBBC programme, Operation Ouch! are on the lookout for medical heroes for The Ouch! Awards and would like your help to track them down. Read more

Launch of partnership as fears grow for drowning increase in the UK

Launch of partnership with Child Bereavement UK as fears grow for drowning increase in the UK Read more

Luisa Petta using her lifesaving skills at the frontline of fighting Covid-19

RLSS UK member Luisa Petta, has been using the skills she learnt as a lifeguard in the fight against COVID-19. Read more