A Message from the CEO

Welcome to the first edition of the Life Saving Victoria (LSV) ‘Education from Anywhere’ newsletter for the 2019 school year.

I trust you have enjoyed the summer holiday break. However, unfortunately it has been a tragic summer period to date …

LSV Community Awards Program

  • Would you like to deliver recognised Community Awards such as Resuscitation and RLSSA Bronze Medallion on behalf of Life Saving Victoria?
  • Have you been looking for a flexible way to deliver the RLSSA Bronze Medallion within your timetables across the

SEDA Aquatics & LSV Partnership

SEDA and Life Saving Victoria (LSV) work closely together to provide young people the opportunity to work with aquatic industry experts.

LSV and the SEDA Aquatics program have established a positive partnership, providing young people with not only an opportunity …

Swimming in Schools

The Swimming and Water Safety Team have been developing resources to support schools and aquatic facilities to increase the swimming abilities and water safety knowledge of Victoria’s primary school students.

Watch this space for our new toolkit that will be …

HELPING VULNERABLE SWIMMERS

Victoria’s vulnerable swimmers are being helped by a range of new initiatives this season, as news of the 2018/19 Victorian summer drowning toll reaches 20, marking the worst start to summer for almost 15 years.

A ‘Vulnerable Swimmers Research’ project …

BEACH SAFETY FOR OLDER ADULTS

LSV’s award-winning Open Water Learning Experience (OWLE) is being rolled out as a Grey Medallion course for older adults (55+) at Hampton Life Saving Club from mid-late February, following a highly-successful pilot program.

In the recently-released Victorian Drowning Report, people …