New members are always welcome.
Members train all year round in preparation for the following season and attain various qualifications as laid out by the Surf Life Saving Association of Wales and the Surf Life Saving GB. Porthmawr S.L.S.C. has a close working relationship with the professional Lifeguard services employed by RNLI Lifeguards, many of whom have been trained by Surf Life Saving Clubs and maintain strong local links.
MEMBERSHIP FEES are due 1st April each year and valid until 31st March the following year.
As at 1/4/2021 the fees have this year been reduced in order to encourage more members and are :
- Nipper (Age 7-12 as at 1st January) £10.00
- Junior (Age 13-15) / Student (Age 16-21) £15.00
- Senior / Masters 16+ £25.00
- Parent/Associate Member £10.00
Membership forms can be downloaded or printed out:- Porthmawr Membership Form
ADDITIONALLY : All SLSA Wales Coaches, Members and Volunteers and anyone working under the responsibility of SLSA Wales are required to adhere to its safeguarding policies and procedures.
As a member of Surf Life Saving Association of Wales I agree to abide by all of its safeguarding policies and principles.
By signing your membership form you are confirming – that you have read and understood the following key policies. This will be a condition of your membership to SLSA Wales.
Coaches, Members and Volunteers Code of Conduct – http://www.slsawalesmis.org.uk/docs/10022021192728.docx
Parents Code of Conduct – http://www.slsawalesmis.org.uk/docs/10022021192812.docx
Youth Code of Conduct – http://www.slsawalesmis.org.uk/docs/10022021192916.docx
Social Media Policy – http://www.slsawalesmis.org.uk/docs/10022021194739.docx
Anti – Bullying – http://www.slsawalesmis.org.uk/docs/10022021192952.docx
To find other information relating to safeguarding you can visit the SLSA Wales Safeguarding page at
A copy of the SLSA Wales Child Protection policy can also be found here also.
N.B. in the case of young members, can parents explain the principles of the last 3 policies listed and sign for them where needed.