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Drowning Prevention Week

June 13, 2017
Drowning Prevention Week

The Royal Lifesaving Society’s Drowning Prevention Week is back from 16 June – 23 June 2017. We’re supporting the campaign and creating awareness by holding FREE events at our centres throughout the week.

Read below to find out which free events are on where:

Saturday 17 June
Rookie Lifeguard Workshop
Bilston Bert Williams | 2:30pm – 3:30pm
8 – 12 year olds are invited to join us for a Rookie Lifeguard taster session to learn how to be safe around water.

Monday 19 June
Baby and Toddler Save a Life Workshop
Bilston Bert Williams | 2:30pm – 3:30pm
Learn the essential skills required to save a life in this informal session, including CPR and treatment for choking.

Tuesday 20 June
Baby and Toddler Save a Life Workshop
Aldersley | 1:30pm – 2:30pm
Learn the essential skills required to save a life in this informal session, including CPR and treatment for choking.

Tuesday 20 June
Adult Save a Life Workshop
Central | 4pm – 5pm
Learn the essential skills required to save a life in this informal session, including CPR and treatment for choking.

Friday 23 June
Free Swim Friday
Bilston- Bert Williams and Central | All day
Under 18s are able to enjoy free swimming all day at Bilston and Central.