• Philippine Life Saving Center Inaugurated

    Press release July 13, 2017 By: Larry Joie S. Alag, Community Lifesaving Operation & Training Center was officially handed over by Action Medeor Project Manager in Asia Ms. Katharina Wilkin, to the officers of Philippine Life Saving (PLS) and  PLS – Gigantes in Barangay Granada, Municipality of Carles, Province of

  • Gigantes Mobile Lifesavers

    14 January 2017 Press release: Larry Joie Alag Carles- Philippines In an effort to strengthen lifesaving and rescue response capacity in the fast growing tourists destination in Northernmost part of Iloilo Province, particularly in Gigantes group of islands in the Municipality of Carles. Philippine Life Saving (PLS) with the help

  • PLS Year End Report

    Philippine Life Saving 2016 Report

    Philippine Life Saving 2016 – Year End Report by: Larry Joie Alag/ PLS Sec.Gen Dear Lifesaving Officers, Friends, Partners and Supporters. A prosperous NEW YEAR (2017) to everyone! As we start 2017, allow me to thank everyone for all of your efforts in advocating our lifesaving programs in the country.

  • PLS – Year End Report 2015

    Dear Lifesaving Fellows, Volunteers, Patrons and Friends; As we are about to end year 2015, the Philippine Life Saving Board of Directors and Executive Officers would like to wish you and your family a safe and prosperous new year 2016. Thank you for all the support and efforts in the

  • PLS – Moving forward towards accountable tourism

    Adopting the International Best Practice Standards on Water Safety and Lifeguarding Santa Fe, Cebu, Philippines. With the goal of adopting the best practice standards in water safety and lifeguarding, the Municipality of Santa Fe, under the administration of Hon. Mayor Jose B. Esgana, initiated an International Certification on Water Safety

  • PLS Advocacies geared full throttle in Ilo-Ilo province

    MIAG-AO, ILOILO – Since officially becoming a Lifesaving District, as announced by Philippine Life Saving (PLS) President, Arne S. Navarra, on 15 October 2012 during its first-ever Special Swim and Survive Training Course, PLS has implemented various advocacies on its area of responsibility. These advocacies which include drowning-prevention, lifeguarding, and

  • First Big Splash for Filipino Lifesavers in Adelaide Rescue 2012

    For the first time, a Philippine delegation stood alongside 72 other teams at a world championship of Surf Life Saving. They proudly held the Philippine flag at the opening of Rescue 2012 World Championship held last November 7 – 18 in Adelaide. The Filipino lifesavers were among the teams that

  • Philippine Life Saving Welcoming Australian AYAD Volunteer in November 2012

    Assignment Number : AY0712PH06P Assignment Position Title : Lifesaving and Aquatic Disaster Preparedness Officer Name of Host Organisation : Philippine Life Saving Society, Inc (PLS) Location : Manila, Philippines Duration : 8 Months Description of the Host Organisation Philippine Life Saving Society, Inc. is a not for profit organisation with

  • ILS Expresses Condolences to Communities Impacted by Flooding in Mindanao

    The International Life Saving Federation (ILS) President Dr Steve Beerman sends his sincerest condolences to the people of Mindanao, the members of the Philippine Life Saving Society and all communities who have been impacted by the flash flooding on the island of Mindanao. Coastal communities were devastated early on Saturday

  • Press Release – WCDP opens in Danang, Vietnam

    The Philippine Life Saving Society along with alliances in Advocacy of Drowning Prevention is sending a 20-man Delegation to represent Philippines in the World Conference on Drowning Prevention (WCDP 2011) in Danang, Vietnam this 10-13th May 2011. The conference aims to focus world attention on the global burden of drowning,