Assessment Updates

Mystery Guest Visit Update 

In line with the updates to Aquatic Supervision in the Guidelines for Safe Pool Operations in consultation with the Platinum Pool Steering Committee, LSV are updating the offering and question set for the Mystery Guest Visit

Industry Updates

Platinum Pool Program

LSV would like to congratulate and acknowledge the following facilities who demonstrated excellence in aquatic safety and were subsequently accredited or reaccredited as Platinum Pool.

  • Carlton Baths, YMCA Victoria
  • Hawthorn Aquatic and Leisure Centre, YMCA Victoria
  • Pelican

New Safety Endorsement Program for Pools

As part of the Victorian Safer Public Pools program, facilities can now be awarded a recognised safety endorsement from Life Saving Victoria (LSV).  

A new three-tiered (bronze, silver, gold) award structure has been developed and endorsements can be issued if

LSV Present- GSPO Workshop

LSV is pleased to be able to facilitate its first dedicated workshop aimed at assisting pool owners / operators in understanding best practice examples of how to implement the new supervision requirements of the updated GSPO. 

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LSV Community Awards Program

– Would you like to deliver water safety and first aid community awards in partnership with LSV?  

– Have you been looking for flexible and interesting programs for school and community groups?  

– Do you want to provide candidates with life skills and a pathway into a career in aquatics?  

What

The Drivers of Improvement

‘Swim-able days’ are days with temperature, wind and humidity that are more favourable for swimming. It was a term coined by researchers a couple of years ago looking for patterns amongst drowning data. Over the 2018-19 holiday season we saw a large number of swim-able days. By Boxing Day we’d had …

State of Sector

In an industry first, Victoria’s two peak bodies Aquatics & Recreation Victoria (ARV) and Life Saving Victoria (LSV) have collaborated to support a better understanding of the Victorian public pool landscape. 

Building on the legacy of previous independent state of …

Industry Updates

Platinum Pool Program 

LSV would like to congratulate and acknowledge the following facilities who demonstrated excellence in aquatic safety and were subsequently accredited or reaccredited as Platinum Pool:

  • AquaPulse, Western Leisure Services 
  • Collingwood Leisure Centre, Yarra Leisure 
  • Dandenong Oasis,