2017 Maritimes Drowning Report
2017 Canadian Drowning Report
Call for Nominations: Lifesaving Society Board of Directors
The Lifesaving Society is seeking nominations for positions on
the Board of Directors and Councils. The Society is governed by an
elected volunteer Board of Directors composed of professionals in
recreation, education, business, finance, management, medical and
legal professions. For more information you can read the official
communiqué here or check out Find a Job for all the posted job
Exciting Changes Coming to Leadership Training
Exciting changes are coming to the Lifesaving Society leadership
training system in 2018 as we transition to new leadership courses
and retire some existing ones. Learn more in What's New for Affiliates?. Full details will
be featured in the 2018 edition of the Society's Program Guide.
New Leadership Master Sheet
The new leadership system has a new Leadership Master Sheet.
Please use this new Leadership Master Sheet on all new leadership
courses you teach. The new Leadership Master Sheet can also be
found in Find a Form along with the "old" Aquatic Master Sheet
which will be retired on December 31, 2018.
St. John's local presents at WCDP2017
Cody Dunne of St. John's is the first researcher from NL to
present at a World Conference on Drowning Prevention. Read about
his experience in Vancouver at the WCDP2017 here. You can check out Cody's full poster
and abstract from the conference here.
Society releases latest Canadian drowning data
The average age of drowning victims is increasing in line with
the aging Canadian population according to the 2017 edition of the
Lifesaving Society's Canadian Drowning
The Lifesaving Society's online store is open for business. Enjoy
the convenience of 24/7 shopping. It's all here - from first aid
and pool supplies to everything required for lifesaving courses and
training. Visit LifeguardDepot.com now!