Industry Updates

Blended Aquatic Technical Operators’ course

Life Saving Victoria’s (LSV) new two-day blended aquatic technical operators’ course is a must for pool owners and industry personnel as well as pool lifeguards and swimming teachers looking for progression.

The course meets the …

Insights from the Great Resignation

An unintended consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic was the beginning of Australia’s great resignation. This was the prediction that people would voluntarily leave their current job, as they rethink their career, work life balance, priorities and long-term goals. This phenomenon …

Responding to the Swim Teacher Shortage

Life Saving Victoria (LSV) is continuing its commitment to supporting the aquatic industry by boosting swim teacher numbers by offering $104 off swim teacher courses – a dollar discount for every non-fatal drowning incident reported in Victoria in 2020 – …

Aquatic Industry Skills Workshop

Workshop 2:  Team retention and recruitment

This workshop has been developed for aquatic industry personnel of all levels and experience. The session will be delivered in three sections covering:

  • The current state of play
  • Existing and future actions
  • Fixing a

LSV annual report released

Despite it being a challenging year in 2020-21, there were some fantastic achievements from all areas of Life Saving Victoria, including our lifesaving volunteers on the beach, education staff, aquatic sports athletes, aquatic industry teams, marine search and rescue crews, …

LSV trains record number of lifeguards

Life Saving Victoria (LSV) trained a record number of lifeguards during November as the aquatic industry reopened, delivering an average of three lifeguard courses a day, with December shaping up to be equally successful.

Despite being unable to start as …

Acknowledging our supporters

It has been a challenging couple of years for most, and Life Saving Victoria (LSV) would like to acknowledge the support of our partners during these difficult times.

LSV looks forward to continuing our partnerships with these organisations in the …