COVID-19 Information Update – May 14, 2021

Lifesaving Society Manitoba has issued a new Information Bulletin about the current Public Health Orders in Manitoba. This Information Bulletin provides clarification around the latest Public Health Orders issued on May 12, 2021, especially in regards to First Aid, Instructor, Lifesaving and Lifeguard training.

The full Information Bulletin is available for download as a PDF.

You may consult all of our COVID-19 support information in the COVID-19 section of our website.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Lifesaving Society Manitoba

Kathy Plett, Program Coordinator

Bronze Medals Revisions

The much anticipated revisions to the Bronze Medals program are ready for launch.

Below you will find links to information about launching the revised Bronze Medals program, and the mandatory update process for all Lifesaving instructors.

All affiliates must be offering the new program effective July 1, 2021.  Affiliates may offer the revised program sooner as long their instructors have completed the mandatory update process and the revised resources are used. 

Affiliates: Click Here for the information you will need to implement the revised Bronze Levels by July 1. Here is the link for information to give to Bronze Cross Recertification Candidate to allow them to prepare to recertify.

Instructors: Click Here for the information you will need to obtain the mandatory update. You will have two options for updating – dependant upon when you need to recertify your instructor certifications.

If you have any questions, or need any further in formation, please email Kathy Plett, Program Coordinator.

Annual General Meeting – Notification

Annual General Meeting

April 26, 2021 – 6:00 PM

Lifesaving Society Manitoba’s Annual General Meeting will be held virtually on Monday, April 26, 2021 at 6:00 PM.

As required by the Society’s By-Laws, notification is being sent to all members and supporters of the Society.  The purpose of this meeting will be to:

– Update the membership on the status of the Society.
– Review the 2020 audited financial statements.
– Appoint an auditor for the 2021 fiscal year.
– Elect directors to positions on the Board of Directors.

Members and supporters interested in attending the meeting are required to RSVP.  Please click here to RSVP.

Once you RSVP, an information package will be sent approximately one week in advance of the meeting.  This package will include the online meeting link, AGM Agenda, 2020 Annual Report, and the 2020 Audited Financials Statements.

Full details about the Annual General Meeting will also be made available on the Society’s website.