FREEDOM OF INFORMATION AND PROTECTION OF PRIVACY
The Lifesaving Society's privacy principles reflect those within PIPA, PIPEDA, and FOIPP legislation. Lifesaving Society Affiliates, Leadership Volunteers, and Members need to be aware of these guidelines.
It is necessary to collect, record, and retain personal information of candidates including name, address, phone number, date of birth, and results data. This information is used by the Society for Member Services such as award processing. This personal information belongs to the Lifesaving Society and will not be shared with any other persons or organizations. It is not acceptable to provide a copy of the completed test sheet to a candidate if it also contains the personal information of other candidates.
The personal information collected for the Lifesaving Society by through our website and online learning platforms is required for the administration and delivery of the Society’s programs and services. We collect personal information for the following purposes:
- To establish and maintain a relationship with members and to provide members with information about Society events, programs, services and policies;
- To maintain a record of the member’s Lifesaving Society Awards; and
- To meet with legal and regulatory requirements.
Click on the link provided to view the Society's Privacy Principles in its entirety.