Policies & Procedures

The list below provides details of all of the policies and procedures which have been endorsed and adopted by Altona Life Saving Club.  Most of these documents have been adopted from either Life Saving Victoria or Surf Life Saving Australia and can also be found on their websites.

Some operational policies and procedures are maintained in hard copy and are, as yet, not available in online format for publication on this page, however this list will be updated to include those policies as they become available.


Altona Life Saving Club Policies

ATV Induction Procedure ALSC October 2016


 Life Saving Victoria Policies

LIFESAVING 1.1 Water Safety Policy May 2014
  1.1 Water Safety Procedures May 2014
  1.2 Use of Association Equipment  
  1.3 Body Retrieval Protocol  
  1.4 Off Duty Ambulance Officers on LSV Craft  
  1.5 Patrol Uniforms  
  1.6 New and Modified Equipment  
  1.7 Design and Manufacture of Rescue Tubes  
  1.8 Design and Manufacture of Rescue Boards  
  1.9 Assessment Policy (Available in RTO Policy and Procedure Manual)  
  1.10 Shark Safety Policy  
  1.11 Crocodile Safety Policy  
  1.12 Design and Manufacture of Boogie Boards  
  1.13 Travel on LSV Fixed Wing Aircraft  
  1.14 Volunteer State Officer Travel Reimbursement  
  1.15 SLSA Patrol Uniform Policy  
HEALTH AND SAFETY 2.1 Sun Safety Policy  
  2.2 Lightning Policy  
  2.3 OH&S Policy  
  2.4 Rehabilitation Policy  
  2.5 Water Safety Ratio Calculator  
  2.6 Water_Quality_Guidelines  
  2.7 SLSA OHS Policy  
MEDICAL 3.1 Sterilisation of Equipment  
  3.2 First Aid Management of Aquatic Neck Injuries  
  3.3 Pregnancy and the Lifesaver – Competition and Patrols  
  3.4 Marine Envenomation  
  3.5 Hepatitis Vaccination  
  3.6 Epilepsy  
  3.7 Defibrillation  
  3.8 Communicable Diseases  
  3.9 Asthma  
  3.10 Oxygen Equipment  
POWERCRAFT 4 Under Review  
COMPETITION 5.1 Gambling  
  5.2 Anti-Doping  
  5.3 Restricted Events  
  5.4 Proficiency & Patrol Hour Requirements June 2014
  5.6 Design and Manufacture of Surf Craft  
  5.7 Surf Boat  
  5.8 Competition Sponsorship  
  5.9 Masters Competition  
  6.0 LSV Social Media Policy  
  6.1 LSV Photography Policy Aug-13 V1.0
  6.2 Privacy Policy  
  6.3 Under Review  
  6.4 Under Review  
  6.5 Under Review  
  7.1 Life Saving Victoria Member Protection Working With Children Check Policy Revision Dec 2014
  7.2 Working With Children’s Check Guidance Notes Dec 2014
  7.3 Surf Life Saving Australia Member Protection Policy 6.05 May 2014
  7.4 Grievance Policy  
  7.5 Inclusive Organisation Policy  









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Competition Info

Altona Life Saving Club participates in a broad range of inter-club life saving competitions Read More

Life Saving Youth Program

We actively promote health, well-being and community service within our Life Saving Youth Program for 14-18 year olds Read More

Boot Camp

The club runs boot camp year round for members to promote health and fitness Read More

Patrol Information

Our members patrol Altona beach throughout the Summer months Read More
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