Regional Training Events
Don't worry if you missed the first RLSS UK regional training event, there's still time to go to Cheshire (26/27 May) or the South East (13/14 October). The events cost £35 per day, with some workshops having additional fees for awards / materials. The programmes and booking information for the can be found at www.rlssbooking.org.uk
. Avon & North Wiltshire Branch will consider funding the day delegate rate for any branch member who wishes to attend one of the Regional Conferences. Please e-mail email@example.com
if you want to attend.
Water Safety Awareness Week - 16-24 Jun 2012
National Water Safety Week is a great opportunity to make a splash about the importance of lifesaving skills and give people a chance to meet Royal Lifesaving Society volunteers to find out more. From the 16th - 24th June 2012, the RLSS will be promoting having fun and being safe in, on and near water.
We'd like to invite every lifesaver within the branch to get involved - maybe your club can host an event? Or just make a special effort to invite new members along for a taster session? Whatever you're planning we want to hear about it! Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
and we'll help to publicise your event.
In February the RLSS updated their guidance on those requiring mandatory CRB checks. All those who are Club Welfare Officers, Lifesaving TA's/Instructors/Teachers, Rookie Instructors, Assistant Instructors and Volunteer Lifeguards require a CRB check to be completed.
If you think you should be CRB checked, or want to check if you are cleared by the RLSS, please contact email@example.com
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