Drowning Prevention Week

June 5 2018

Drowning Prevention Week
15-25 June 2018

Alleyne’s Sports Centre in Stone will be making a splash this month when they take part in Drowning Prevention Week 2018. Drowning Prevention Week, created by the Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK) and this year run in partnership with the RNLI and Swim England, will see a deluge of water safety activity flood the UK and Ireland from 15 - 25 June, 2018.

Freedom Leisure is proud to play its part in trying to reduce this figure, and will be running community learning workshops on Sunday 20 June and between 18-24 June the last 10 minutes of all swimming lessons will be focused on teaching techniques such as the help position, throw rescue and shout and signal rescue.

18th-24th June

At the end of all swimming lessons, the last 10 minutes of each lesson will be focussed on teaching the following techniques:

-Help Position

-Resting position

-Throw Rescue

-Shout & Signal Rescue

Sunday 20th June - Community Learning Workshops

We are running three FREE drop-in workshops on the Sunday. To book a place please visit the centre reception or call us!

Save a Baby workshop 10am-12noon

Save a Child 12noon-2pm

Save an Adult 2pm-4pm

contact us for more information or call 01785 815715