Ripples- January 23, 2019

Training Programs: 

February 23-24, 2019

North Zone (Location: City of Grande Prairie)

Courses offered:

-          Trainer Recertification

-          National Lifeguard Instructor Recertification

-          First Aid Instructor Recertification

Registration for the Trainer Recertification:

Registration for the National Lifeguard Instructor Recert (Barcode: 53753)

First Aid Instructor Recertification (Barcode: 53754):

Register by Phone: 780-830-5000

NL Waterfront & Surf Option Course

The Hooksum Outdoor Pool in Tofino, BC is offering the NL Waterfront and Surf Option course.

For more information please follow the link:


Member Services: 


The society has recently changed phone providers. When you call in you will be asked to hold while the system connects you to the receptionist. If the line is busy, you will then be re-directed to our voicemail.

The society thanks you for your patience.

Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarship

The Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships give talented students from anywhere in the Commonwealth the opportunity to gain a Master's degree, while developing new skills, experiencing life in another country and building their global networks.

If you know of anyone who may be interested in applying, please use this link for further details;

Standard First-Aid Instructor Needed

The Government of Alberta is looking for both Renewal and New Certifications for Standard First-Aid CPR/AED programs (to have training take place here onsite.). If you could provide information and quoted prices;

Some details for you:

  • Needing training-session booked by Thursday, January 31st, 2019
  • Standard First-Aid/CPR/AED training
  • New Certifications & Renewals needed
  • Onsite locations - here at Legislature Annex (9718 - 107 Street) we have a conference/boardroom for our use

Please contact Ronelle Roode @ 780-644-8739


Lifesaving Sport: 

Community Official & Pool Official Course

March 19, 2019

North Zone: Location Town of Drayton Valley @ Park Valley Pool

To Register: Phone 780-514-2225

Alberta and Northwest Territories 2019 Championships

CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS is now open! The Lifesaving Society is in need of volunteers for the upcoming Alberta and Northwest Territories Pool Lifesaving Championships, Friday April 5 - Sunday April 7, 2019 at the Trans Alta Tri-Leisure Centre in Spruce Grove, Alberta.

For more detailed information and to apply click HERE.

Deadline to apply to volunteer: Friday March 29, 2019 at 4:30 pm

2019 Canadian Championships

The 2019 Canadian Lifeguard Emergency Response Championships (CLERC) will be held from May 4 - 5, 2019 in The Town of Oakville, ON. If you want to register as a competitor or an official please follow the link for the registration packages or application forms.

The 2019 Canadian Pool Lifesaving Championships (CPLC) will be held from June 1 - 2, 2019 in the City of Markam, ON. If you want to register as a competitor or an official please follow the link for the registration packages or application forms.

Upcoming Lifesaving Sport Competitions

The Lifesaving Society has a number of upcoming Lifesaving Sport Competitions.

March 2, 2019 - University of Lethbridge Max Bell Manta Rays - Invitational

March 16, 2019 - City of Calgary Poseidon's - Invitational