Special Announcement: COVID-19
The well-being of our members and program participants is our priority in this evolving story. The Lifesaving Society is carefully monitoring the public health and safety risk associated with the evolving COVID-19 outbreak. For the most recent Lifesaving Society- NS Branch updates: click here.
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Call for Nominations- Board of Directors
The Nova Scotia Lifesaving Society is looking for nominations for our Board of Directors. For more information on the position and the nominations application form: click here
Application Deadline: March 20 at 5pm AST
Canadian Lifeguard Emergency Response Championships (CLERC)
On May 9-10 2020 Nova Scotia will be hosting the Canadian Lifeguard Response Championships. We are currently accepting applications for the organizing committee and are looking for interested individuals for the following positions: Marketing and Promotion, Sponsorship, Volunteer Recruitment, Communications, Logistics and a variety of other positions.
New Canadian- Swim Instructors
We are looking to hire female instructors to lead our: New Canadian– Swim to Survive Program. Our program will consist of 6, one hour lessons where participants will learn beginner level swimming and survival skills.
Swim to Survive Instructors
Our 2019/2020 Swim to Survive program has launched with a bang! We are looking to expand our team of instructors– Transportation can be arranged.
July 21-27, 2019 is National Drowning Prevention Week
The Lifesaving Society designates July 21-27, 2019 as National Drowning Prevention Week (NDPW) to focus community and media attention on the drowning problem and drowning prevention. Logos, social media messages, and resources are now available for members’ use.
Check out the latest version of the Maritime Drowning Report and Canadian Drowning Report here.