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Starfish Aquatics Institute
1 Diamond Causeway, Ste 21-226 Savannah, GA 31406
(912) 659-6738
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Make The Most of Your In-Service Trainings
Consistent in-service trainings are essential for keeping your staff sharp and up-to-date on emergency protocol. The unfortunate truth about in-service trainings, however, is that they are often ineffective. In-service trainings become ineffective when the ...
Consistent in-service trainings are essential for keeping your staff sharp and up-to-date on emergency protocol. The unfortunate truth about in-service trainings, however, is that they are often ineffective. In-service traini...
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Let Your Programs Be Known
Your facility may have some of the best programs and instructors in your area, but that doesn’t matter if you don’t have effective marketing methods. Effective marketing isn’t only marketing that advertises your programs, but it is also marketing that is co...
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Fostering Manager Motivation and Engagement
The managerial staff at your facility sets the tone for the work environment that affects the entire staff. Even the most gifted managers can fall into complacency, negativity, or frustration. Here are some ideas collected from various aquatics facilities f...
The managerial staff at your facility sets the tone for the work environment that affects the entire staff. Even the most gifted managers can fall into complacency, negativity, or frustration. Here are some ideas collected fr...
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Tips For Seasonal Staffing
It can be difficult to find and retain quality employees, especially for seasonal positions. It can be even more difficult to keep a consistent level of employment when the majority of employees work around an academic calendar.  A recent discussion among p...
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Saving Waters Program, Aims to Reduce Drowning in Uganda
Project Uganda 2014, the multi-agency collaborative effort to educate Ugandans on the importance of lifeguards, water safety, and drowning prevention, wraps up today. The long term effects from Project Uganda 2014 are unknown, but it is clear that it is pos...
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SAI's Training Center Participates in Adult Learn to Swim Month
Swim lessons are often designed and encouraged for children, but not every child learns how to swim. According to the Centers for Disease Control, 37 percent of American adults cannot swim the length of a pool. The U.S. Masters Swimming charitable arm, the ...
Swim lessons are often designed and encouraged for children, but not every child learns how to swim. According to the Centers for Disease Control, 37 percent of American adults cannot swim the length of a pool. The U.S. Maste...
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How to Balance Rising Costs
Recently we posed the question to facility and program managers of how to handle the rise in operating costs. The main concern of rising costs is the ultimate loss of customers. As minimum wage increases, the costs to the customer increase, and often facili...
Recently we posed the question to facility and program managers of how to handle the rise in operating costs. The main concern of rising costs is the ultimate loss of customers. As minimum wage increases, the costs to the cus...
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Millennial Communication
Source Over the years a lot has been learned about the way Millennials work. Like every generation, there are very positive characteristics that shape Millennials, as well as some less desirable characteristics. For a generation that is accustomed to multit...
Source Over the years a lot has been learned about the way Millennials work. Like every generation, there are very positive characteristics that shape Millennials, as well as some less desirable characteristics. For a gen...
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Defining Drowning
It's almost that time of year when we start to hear a lot about "dry drowning," "secondary drowning," "near drowning," and "delayed drowning." What do these terms actually mean? Are these terms accurate? SAI founder, Jill White, collaborated with the SAI Me...
It's almost that time of year when we start to hear a lot about "dry drowning," "secondary drowning," "near drowning," and "delayed drowning." What do these terms actually mean? Are these terms accurate? SAI founder, Jill Whi...
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Collaborative Task-Force Aiming to Reduce Ugandan Drowning Rate
Justin Sempsrott, M.D., SAI Medical Director and the Executive Director of Lifeguards Without Borders, traveled to Uganda in October as part of an inter-agency team to address drowning prevention. Uganda has one of the highest drowning rates worldwide. This...
Justin Sempsrott, M.D., SAI Medical Director and the Executive Director of Lifeguards Without Borders, traveled to Uganda in October as part of an inter-agency team to address drowning prevention. Uganda has one of the highes...
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Starfish Aquatics Institute (SAI) announced today that it is partnering in an international  drowning prevention collaboration in Uganda with the International Surf Lifesaving  Association , Lifeguards Without Borders and Nile Swimmers .  Representatives fr...
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Teaching Children Water Safety Barriers
After trying on her new swim suit a couple of days ago, my recently-turned two-year-old told me she was going to go swimming at her grandparents’ house. Her grandparents have a backyard pool, and my daughter said she wanted to go swimming now, even though i...
After trying on her new swim suit a couple of days ago, my recently-turned two-year-old told me she was going to go swimming at her grandparents’ house. Her grandparents have a backyard pool, and my daughter said she wanted t...
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1 Diamond Causeway, Ste 21-226 Savannah, GA 31406
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