Equivalency Tables

Upon recommendation of the Education Committee, the ILS Board of Directors approved that owners of certificates issued by Full Member Lifesaving Federations can earn ILS Certificates.

The tables are solely to be interpreted in one direction, from national certificate to ILS certificate.


Algeria

Argentina

Australia

Belgium

More information on the RedFed Website and the LFBS Website.

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Brazil

More information on the SOBRASA website.

Bulgaria

Canada

More information on the Lifesaving Society Canada Website

Chinese Taipei

Croatia

Cyprus

Denmark

Djibouti

Egypt

El Salvador

Finland

Germany

Information on the DLRG Website

Ghana

Great Britain

Greece

Hong Kong

Hungary

India

Iran

Ireland

Italy

Kenya

Korea (South)

Malaysia

Mauritania

Mauritius

Montenegro

Morocco

The Netherlands

New Zealand

Niger

Norway

Peru

Poland

Qatar

Russia

Saudi Arabia

Serbia

Singapore

Slovenia

South Africa

Spain

Sri Lanka

Sudan

Switzerland

Tanzania

Thailand

Togo

Tunisia

United Arab Emirates

Uganda

United Kingdom

Uruguay

Venezuela

Your organisation is not mentioned?

If your organisation is not mentioned and/or your award isn’t mentioned, this means there is no ILS International Equivalency.

ILS Full Member Organisations which currently are NOT participating in the ILS Equivalency Programme:

Our Full Member Organisations in Bahrain, Bangladesh, British Virgin Islands, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chile, China, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Estonia, Fiji, France, Gambia, Guinea Bissau, Haiti, Indonesia, Jamaica, Japan, Latvia, Lesotho, Libya, Lithuania, Macedonia, Mali, Malta, Mexico, Pakistan, Philippines, Portugal, Romania, Saint Lucia, San Marino, Senegal, Slovakia, Sweden, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, Ukraine, USA.

Please contact the relevant organisation for more information on the international validity of their national awards.