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The Lifeline event was developed to reach S6 students. It was designed to provide them with the knowledge and understanding to keep themselves and those around them safe when in, on, or near water. It comprises of practical demonstrations by the SFRS (Scottish Fire and Rescue Service) Swift water rescue teams. Partnership working with Trossachs search and rescue team who specialise in delivering CPR training and the SCF Community Action Team to provide AED (Automated External Defibrillator) and Water safety classroom input. Ideally this event would involve several additional partner agencies such as RLSS, SAS, RNLI (Royal National Lifeboat Institution) to augment the message and shared learning.
Theme Water Safety
RNLI, HM Coastguard and the City of Edinburgh Council worked together to improve water safety signage at Cramond Island.
Region Central Scotland
RoSPA, RNLI, HM Coastguard & the Society of Chief Officers of Trading Standards in Scotland (SCOTSS) launched an ongoing campaign to raise awareness of the dangers of using inflatables at the seaside.
Water Safety Scotland worked together with partners including: Visit Scotland, Scottish Water, RoSPA, RNLI, SFRS to creat a Water Safety Code ahead of the Scottish Government's Year of Coasts and Waters 2020/2021.
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