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Training Institute - November 2017


Zone: Calgary

Hosted by: Remington YMCA

Location: Remington YMCA in Quarry Park


Date: November 15-16, 2017

 

2017 Fall Forum 
 

Zone: Calgary

Location: Best Western Plus Port O'Call Hotel

 
Date: November 17, 2017

 

Trainer Mandatory Update Clinic - November 2017 
 

Zone: Calgary

Hosted by: Westside Regional Recreation Society

Location: Westside Regional Recreation Centre

 
Date: November 17-18, 2017

 

Lifesaving Society In-Person Leadership Recertifications - November 2017

 

Zone: Calgary

Hosted by: Westside Regional Recreation Society

Location: Westside Regional Recreation Centre

 

Date: November 18-19, 2017

October, 18 2017  
Training Programs
Training Institute
November 15-16, 2017
Calgary Zone (Host: Remington YMCA in Quarry Park)
Courses: Aquatic Management Training, Supervision Evaluation & Enhancement Auditor, Aquatic Safety Inspector.
In-Person Leadership Recertification Course & Trainer Mandatory Update Clinic
November 17-19, 2017
Calgary Zone (Host: Westside Regional Recreation Society - Westside Regional Recreation Centre)

In-Person Leadership Recertification Course & Trainer Mandatory Update Clinic
January 26-28, 2018
Edmonton Zone (Host: City of Edmonton - Commonweath Community Recreation Centre)
Member Services
Investiture

This year's Investiture of Lifesaving Honours will take place on Wednesday November 8, 2017 at Government House at the invitation of our Patron, the Honourable Lois E. Mitchell, CM, AOE, LLD, Lieutenant Governor of Alberta.

At the Investiture we recognize rescue heroes for their courage, resourcefulness and ability to make the right decision during an aquatic emergency and Society members for their dedication and long standing service in providing education and training within their community.

Rescue Award Citations and Service Award recipients are posted on www.lifesaving.org under Member Services/Recognition Awards.
Fall Forum
Please join us for an exciting day of guest presentations during our Fall Forum on November 17, 2017. Topics include:
  • Managing Critical Incident Stress with Aquatic Staff following a Major Incident
  • World Conference on Drowning Prevention Highlights and Updates
  • Aquatic Facility Signage
  • Aquatic Facility Safety Standards - Update
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Best Western Plus Port O' Call Hotel, Calgary
To register click HERE .
Lifesaving Sport
International Life Saving Federation Competition Rulebook - Lifesaving World Championships Adelaide 2018
The ILS Sport Commission is pleased to confirm that the ILS Competition Rulebook is now published in preparation for the Lifesaving World Championships Adelaide 2018. To accompany the Competition Rulebook, the Lifesaving World Championships Adelaide 2018 Championships Handbook, which sets out the entry criteria and event programmes, is also published.
This is the link to the article on the ILS News page that has been published today:
Both documents are now available in preparation for the forthcoming launch of the online Registration system for the Lifesaving World Championships Adelaide 2018 which will be announced soon.


Canada's Drowning Prevention Charity
The Lifesaving Society Alberta and Northwest Territories Branch
Charitable Registration No. 11912 9021 RR0001
13123 - 156 Street NW, Edmonton, AB T5V 1V2