ISLA EXISTS TO ADVANCE PROFESSIONAL LIFESAVING DEVELOPMENT TO AREAS IN NEED AROUND THE GLOBE.
The Drowning Prevention 5K raises funds and awareness for aquatic safety, celebrates the ocean and environment, as well as honors those we have lost. Join us on March 1st in Huntington Beach to run. Register Now.
Interested in travel? Volunteering? Doing something meaningful and making incredible friends? Join ISLA on our lastest voluntourism trips to Nicaragua and Dominican! Learn more about ISLA voluntourism and our 2014 Spring Break trips!.
Are you a lifeguard, medic, research asst., travel writer, photographer? Want to join our team in the Dominican Republic to volunteer alongside lifeguards? Learn more and apply today!.
Are you a lifeguard, medic, research asst., travel writer, photographer? Want to join our team in Nicaragua? Learn more and apply today!.
ISLA is comprised of 100% volunteers. Our continued success around the globe is dependent on the support from people like you! To assist ISLA in continuing to save lives and prevent drownings please make a donation today.
Our Global Drowning Tracker has had enormous success in raising awareness about drowning prevention! We have been featured on the Huffington Post, as well as syndicated on radio stations across the country. All of this momentum has caught the attention of United States Congress.
The Great Lakes have some of the highest drowning rates in the United States. This week ISLA joined forces with others to bring great change to an area of need here in the United States! Learn More.
“I want to have fun working, but only to fund other adventures in life. Lifeguarding is exciting because Chile was an experience to better myself in my profession while still seeing new places and try new things.” Read more about Kevin’s experience on our Chilean lifeguard exchange..
ISLA returns from a massively successful lifeguard exchange and training course in Macedonia recently. The result was 17 new ISLA guards and an amazing experience with the people of Macedonia. Learn more.
Capable of collecting data via sms and web, this tool will identify in real-time where resources need be allocated to end the global drowning epidemic. Learn more!
Since 2008, ISLA has been fighting against drowning on a global level by providing equipment, supplies, training and volunteers to beaches all over the world. We have a new video to show the work going on at ISLA. Take a look.
The official ISLA PT gear is now available. Sport while representing your international lifeguard status.
Made for women who love the sea. Enjoy this Original Watermen (for women) silky soft t-shirt.
The classic Voit Duck Feet Surf Fins. Unchanged for decades and still one of the best fins on the market.
The Original Blackball Beater that led the revolt and put surfers back in the blackball zone.
This shirt and the ISLA Whale stands for our love for the ocean, share your love with the ocean too.
Marine Rescue Patrol cans and tubes are the best in the industry and the globe; beware of imitations!
This pediatric spineboard is 100% X-ray translucent. A must for locations where kids are present.
Designed by Ocean Lifeguards for Ocean Lifeguards with some clever key features and a superior fit.
Durable dual-density structural foam & strong nylon construction for the highest quality & long life.
A great beginner board, but you can put your back foot on the tail & crank the board off the top.
ISLA has a presence around the globe, but still calls California home. Represent those California roots.
The Global Drowning Tracker is a worldwide effort to end the global drowning epidemic through awareness. This tool allows the global drowning prevention community to see real-time where resources need be allocated and take action to end this preventable epidemic.