|May 2014 Newsletter
Free Place at RLSS National Conference: 14-15 Jun 2014
There are loads of branch events coming up over the next few months. If you've been thinking about training as an instructor now's your chance: we've two different instructor courses planned for June. There are also opportunities to get involved in the work of the society by attending the RLSS National Conference and, on a more local level, an opportunity to attend an interesting lecture by the RNLI looking at advances in the clinical treatment of drowning. With so much going on, there's never been a better time to be a lifesaver in Avon & North Wiltshire!
Chairman - RLSS Avon & North Wiltshire
Due to unforeseen circumstances, RLSS A&NW has a spare place at the RLSS National Conference in Warwick. See www.rlss.org.uk
for the full programme. If you would like to attend, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
by 31 May 2014 Anyone is welcome to apply, but priority will be given to young lifesavers aged 18-25.
Lifesaving Instructor Course - 6 & 20 July 2014
If you would like to teach the RLSS Survive & Save awards you'll need to qualify as a Lifesaving Instructor. The next Lifesaving Instructor course is provisionally booked for the 6 & 20 July 2014 in Bristol. The course is subsidised by RLSS Avon & North Wiltshire so it'll cost you just £30 to take part. Please see the RLSS West Region Website for full details and to book your place.
Rookie Lifeguard Instructor Course - 6 July 2014
If you would like to teach the Rookie Lifeguard awards you'll need to qualify as a Rookie Lifeguard Instructor. The next instructor course is provisionally booked for the 6 July 2014 in Bristol. The course is subsidised by RLSS Avon & North Wiltshire so it'll cost you just £30 to take part. Please see the RLSS West Region Website for full details and to book your place.
What's New In Drowning? 10 Jun 2014
The Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care (part of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh)
has arranged a talk entitled "What's New in Drowning". The talk, by the RNLI's Clinical Lead, will take place at the Avon Fire & Rescue Service, Lansdown, Bath. BA1 9DB from 7pm-9pm on Tuesday 10 Jun 2014. Cost is just £3. Please e-mail email@example.com
to secure your place.
Results of University League
Congratulations to Bristol University LSC who finished 5th in the last competition of the season at Loughborough. This result places them in 5th place overall for the year. Well done team Bristol!