Who Are We?

We are a voluntary Lifesaving and Lifeguard Club, affiliated to the Royal Life Saving Society (RLSS).
Our aim is to promote water safety, resuscitation and first aid, lifesaving and lifeguarding skills to all ages from 5 years old. We have no upper limit!

Where Do We Meet?

We meet at Bradford on Avon Swimming Pool every Saturday at 5 pm for 50 weeks a year, closing only over Christmas.

What Programmes Do We Follow?

RLSS Rookie Lifeguarding – this is for children aged 5 – 12.  You don’t have to be able to swim to start with, just be confident in the water.
RLSS Survive And Save – this is for children aged 12 – 16
National Pool Lifeguarding Qualification (NPLQ) – this is a formal lifeguarding qualification for people over 16

How Much Does It Cost?

See our Membership page for details

How Do I Join?

Contact us using the form below, or send an email to or just come along and see us at the pool on Saturday at 5 pm.
We offer a free trial for your first week before you make any commitment


We actively participate in regional and national competitions so interested members train each month for these

Brownies and Guides

We support the community and have assisted over 200 guides and brownies to obtain their Water Safety badges in recent years.

Duke of Edinburgh’s Award

Contact us to find out if you could complete part of your Award by taking part in Lifesaving activities.