Training Services

VSLC offers a range of lifesaving, first aid and swimming teaching qualifications as well as tailored solutions to meet specific needs…

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The Vietnam Swimming & Lifesaving Company

VSLC is a leading provider of lifesaving, first aid and swimming teacher training in Vietnam. We offer a range of UK endorsed, international standard qualifications designed to train both individuals and organisations to the highest standards.

Our Mission

The Vietnam Swimming & Lifesaving Company is committed to developing the highest standards of swimming teaching, first aid and lifesaving in Vietnam with the aim of improving water safety, improving first response and reducing drowning.

Our Qualifications

Our qualifications reflect best practice in first aid, swimming teaching and lifesaving. They are designed to be comprehensive and prepare candidates for the reality of each discipline. Many of our qualifications are UK endorsed, and all are taught in line with European Resuscitation Council Guidelines



First Aid...

UK Endorsed First Aid Training, across Vietnam.


Lifeguard and lifesaving training for both swimming pools and open water.

Swimming Teaching…

Swimming Teacher training delivered by the IFSTA’s Vietnam member.

Custom Solutions…

We deliver custom training packages to meet the needs of a wide range of clients.

Upcoming Public courses

Here are VSLC's upcoming public courses around  Vietnam.

02 May

Emergency First Aid, Hanoi

02/05/2020 The Fitness Village, No. 68, Alley 50, Lane 310 Nghi Tam Street, Tay Ho District, Hanoi, Vietnam VND1,950K 12 Qty Available
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Stay up to date with the latest news first aid and aquatic news from VSLC.

COVID-19 in Vietnam : A Statement from VSLC

COVID-19 in Vietnam : A Statement from VSLC

Updated: 25/03/20202 There have been a number of cases of COVID-19 infection in Vietnam. VSLC is monitoring the situation and monitoring advice from the Ministry of Health and World Health Organization. Due to the current situation with COVID-19, VSLC have suspended...

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The correct first aid treatment for seizures

The correct first aid treatment for seizures

Most people have heard of or seen seizures – at least in the movies if not real life. They can be dangerous, and also distressing for the casualty and witnesses around. By learning how we can help someone who is having a seizure, we can help keep them safe, recognize...

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5 Reasons to Learn First Aid!

5 Reasons to Learn First Aid!

In Vietnam, road traffic accidents are the leading cause of death, followed shortly by drowning. Drowning alone claims more lives than TB, HIV/AIDS, Malnutrition, Malaria and Dengue – combined. Despite injury being by far a bigger killer than disease, knowledge of how...

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 We work with a wide range of organisations all across Vietnam. See what a few of our recent partners have to say.

"VSLC provided excellent trainers and facilitators in conducting CPR and basic first aid course for our hotels. ...I would highly recommend VSLC for CPR and first aid training and would be happy to welcome them back next year!"

Ngan Nguyen

Learning Manager, Banyan Tree Lang Co

"VSLC were great from start to finish, they proved to not only be very accommodating to our busy business needs but provided excellent training to both our western and Vietnamese staff, great after service and we will be using them again in the future. Would definitely recommend."

James Lander

Operations Manager, Vietnam Backpacker Hostels

"At Oxalis Adventures we operate caving and trekking tours. We visit remote areas in the jungle and underground. It is very important for us that our safety team has up to date and professional training in First Aid. We chose The Vietnam Swimming and Lifesaving Company to help us with this. They provided us with a thorough training in basic first aid and also some additional topics related to our area of work. We were very impressed with their staff, and it was great that they could come to us to provide the training. We would happily recommend them!"

Deb Limbert

Technical Director, Oxalis Adeventure Tours

"Our managers and pool staff joined a private and tailor made training course in pool rescue and first aid. We all felt the professionalism of VSLC and highly recommend the company if you care about your property and your visitors!"

Asger Kopeen

CEO, Topas Ecolodge Sapa

"We used The Vietnam Swimming & Lifesaving Company to do first aid training for all our local staff. The feedback received was excellent and all staff members felt after the training they had learnt new skills and would be more prepared in the event of a workplace accident. All in all a very professional organisation, preparation and training which has enhanced the skill set in my company."

Mark Wyndham

Technical Director, Hoi An Motorbike Adventures

"We have been using VSLC services for a pool lifeguard training program for Asiamotions’ operation team. We’re very happy with the training and recommend the professionalism and expertise of the VSLC trainers!"

Baptiste du Chaffaut

Co-Founder, Asia Motions

"The training is professional and follows international standards, which helps our colleagues improve their skills in their job. The course is designed with necessary lifesaving skill and information. We are pleased with the service provided!"

Quynh Pham

Training Executive, InterContinental Phu Quoc

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