The Prince Edward Island Branch at a Glance:

Serving You in Your Community

About the Prince Edward Island Branch

Location and Contact Information
P.O. Box 2411
Charlottetown, P.E.I.  C1A 8C1
Tel: 902-368-7757
Email: info@lifesavingsocietypei.ca
Website: www.lifesavingsocietypei.ca

President and Executive Director of the Branch
Adam Ross

Branch Representative on the National Board of Directors
Sean Murphy

 

What the PEI Branch Offers

For detailed information on the programs, services, products and activities listed below, go to the PEI Branch website.

Training Programs

  • Swimming, Junior Lifeguard Club, lifesaving and lifeguarding
  • First aid, including CPR and AED (automated external defibrillator)
  • Instructor, instructor trainer and examiner

National Lifeguard

  • National standards for pool, waterpark, waterfront and surf
  • Provincial database of certified lifeguards

Water Safety Education

  • Water Smart® campaigns, including National Drowning Prevention Week

Aquatic Safety Management, Legal and Insurance Support

  • National standards and interpretation of provincial regulations

Research

  • Drowning Prevention Research Centre Canada
  • Report on drowning in Canada
  • National database of drownings

Lifesaving Sport

  • Information about lifesaving sport
  • Canadian and International competitions
  • Lifesaving/Sauvetage Canada

Aquatic Activity and Safety Products

  • Links to other Lifesaving Branches, which have web pages offering products, promotional materials and clothing, books and DVDs

Volunteer Experience

  • On the Branch board of directors
  • As instructors, trainers and examiners

Affiliated Lifesaving Organizations, Member Services and Partners

  • International lifesaving organizations (International Life Saving Federation and Royal Life Saving Society Commonwealth)
  • Member services
  • Partners, sponsors and Affiliates
  • Sport governing organizations

Publications, Media Releases and Position Statements

  • Canadian Drowning Report
  • Maritimes Drowning Report
  • Training program manuals and test materials
  • Lifesaving sport competition manuals
  • Media releases
  • Position statements

 

Some PEI Branch Numbers

Estimated number of drownings on Prince Edward Island in 2015: 0