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Honorary Advisor                 

Dr Teo Ho Pin, Mayor, North West CDC & MP for Bukit Panjang, Hon. Advisor, SLSS

Executive Committee (Exco)

TAN Ming Kirk Richard

President

 

Richard is a lifesaving teacher and examiner. He is also on the board of directors of the International Life Saving Federation. He contributed to Drowning. Prevention, Rescue, Treatment. Second Edition (Springer, 2014) and the World Report on Childhood Injury Prevention (WHO, 2008). His awards include the Royal Life Saving Societyís highest honour of Honorary Commonwealth Vice-President and the International Life Saving Federationís Citation of Merit. Richard works as a lawyer and is also an adjunct associate professor at the National University of Singapore.

GOH Shiao Kwang Irwin

Vice-President

Irwin is a qualified lifesaving teacher and grade 1 examiner. He is also chair of the SLSS Rescue Committee. Irwin took part in the 2001 Life Saving Society Malaysia Examinersí Seminar, the 2007 Western Australia Aquatic Industry Conference and the 2013 Royal National Lifeboat Institution Future Leaders in Lifesaving Programme (United Kingdom). He is also certified as an AED provider and trainer and in pool audit by the Royal Life Saving Society, Australia. For his services to lifesaving, Irwin has been awarded Service Medal as well as the Bar to Service Medal of the Royal Life Saving Society. Irwin is currently an IT consultant.

 

TAN Kiok Wei

Honorary Secretary General

 

Tan Kiok Wei is qualified as a lifesaving teacher and grade 2 examiner. Kiok Wei is also currently the Honorary Secretary General of Singapore Life Guard Corps and the Honorary Secretary of Ngee Ann Alumni General Committee. He has been an Alumni Coach and associate lecturer at Ngee Ann Polytechnic.  Kiok Wei has received many awards including the Certificate of Thanks and the Service Medal of the Royal Life Saving Society. Kiok Wei has a degree in business from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology and owns a business that specialises in printing & embroidery of apparels and corporate gifts.

 

TOK Wei Sin

Honorary Treasurer 

Wei Sin is a Lifesaving Teacher. He previously led the Drowning Prevention Committee and the Education Unit. For his contributions to lifesaving, Wei Sin has been awarded the Certificate of Thanks by the Royal Life Saving Society. Wei Sin works as a teacher.

 

NG Chuen Ser

Hon. Asst. Secretary

Chuen Ser is a Lifesaving Teacher, Examiner & Technical Official, a Swimming Coach (National Registry of Coaches, & Federation Internationale de Natation), a First Aid Lecturer & Competition Judge (St. John Ambulance), a Basic Cardiac Life Support & AED Chief Instructor / Instructor-Trainer, and an Auditor of the National Resuscitation Council Training Centre Accreditation Committee. He is a Divers Alert Network Asia-Pacific Trainer, a British Sub-Aqua Club Nationally Qualified Instructor & Rescue Specialist, and he served in the committee of the BSAC Regional Coaching Chapter (Singapore). Chuen Ser is the Managing Director of an IT Consulting Firm and V3 Aquatic Club Pte Ltd.

 

National Safety Council of Singapore

Representative: LAW Kam Hui


Executive Committee Member by Constitution 

 

Kam Hui represents the National Safety Council of Singapore in the SLSS Executive Committee

 

Singapore Armed Forces

Representative: WEE Tui Yong
Executive Member by Constitution 

Wee
Tui Yong represents the Singapore Armed Forces in the Executive Committee of the Society. Ronald obtained his Life Saving Instructor Certificate from the Royal Life Saving Society New Zealand in 1989 and is currently also a grade 3 lifesaving examiner. Tui Yong is also an international referee for table tennis and has officiated in many international competitions including Asian Games, Commonwealth Games, Olympic Games and World Championships. He was selected to umpire the Menís Singles Final in the Athens Olympics in 2004. He is currently the Chair of International Umpires and Referees Committee of the International Table Tennis Federation. For his services to lifesaving, Tui Yong has been awarded the SLSS Certificate of Appreciation. Ronald is currently the Orientation Officer in HQ BMTC of the Singapore Armed Forces.

 

 

 

Singapore Police Force

Representative: Gusmiao
Executive Member by Constitution

Gusmiao represents the Singapore Police Force in the Executive Committee of the Singapore Life Saving Society.

Singapore Sports Council

Representative: CHNG Kiam Ghee

Executive Member by Constitution


Chng Kiam Ghee represents the Sport Singapore in the Executive Committee of the Singapore Life Saving Society.  He is a qualified lifesaving teacher and grade 1 examiner. He has worked in then Singapore Sports Council (now as Sport Singapore) since 1973 in various capacities including managing swimming complexes and sport facilities.  He is currently the Chief Lifeguard overseeing lifeguard matters in the Sport Singapore.

Sports Eagle Pte Ltd

Representative: LEE Song Choo

Executive Committee Member

Lee Song Choo represents Sports Eagle Pte Ltd in the Executive Committee and is also the Vice-President of the Singapore Life Guard Corps. Song Choo is a qualified lifesaving teacher and grade 1 examiner and a life member of SLSS. He represented SLSS to train members of the Swimming Teacher and Rescue Association (STAT) in Taiwan in 2002 and attended the 2011 World Conference on Drowning Prevention. He is the first Singaporean to officiate at the World Lifesaving Championships (in 2010 in Egypt) and was the national team manager at the Asian Lifesaving Invitational Competition in China (2011). Song Choo has received many awards including the SLSS outstanding lifesaving instructor award, POSB Everyday Champions Individual award (2009) as well as the Service Cross and Bar to Service Cross of the Royal Lifesaving Society. He is currently a director of Sports Eagle Pte Ltd.

United World College of SE Asia

Representative: NG Chuen Ser

Executive Committee Member

 

As per above under Hon. Asst. Secretary.

V3 Aquatic Club Pte Ltd

Representative: NG Chuen Ser

Executive Committee Member

 

As per above under Hon. Asst. Secretary.

Yio Chu Kang Constituency Sports Club

Representative: LEE Minghan

Executive Committee Member

Lee Minghan represents Yio Chu Kang Contituency Sports Club in the Executive Committee. He is a qualified lifesaving teacher and grade 2 examiner as well as a Basic Cardiac Life Support and CPR+AED instructor. He attended the 2011 World Conference on Drowning Prevention in Vietnam. Minghan was a medallist at the national lifesaving championships, the assistant national team manager at the 2008 World Lifesaving Championships (Germany) and the national team manager at the 2012 World Lifesaving Championships (Australia).

He has received many awards including the SLSS top lifesaving promoter award, POSB Everyday Champions coach award (2010) and the Service Medal of the Royal Lifesaving Society. Minghan has a bachelorís degree in economics from the University of London and is currently a business consultant

Committees

Audit Wee Tui Yong (Chair), GusMiao & Teoh Jeng Yeow
Awards Ng Chuen Ser (Chair), Lee Song Choo & Tan Khim Guan
Constitution Review Fitzkhoon Liang Yaowen (Chair), Tok Wei Sin, Jason Lee Lingen & Lee Minghan
Human Resource Wee Tui Yong (Chair), Tan Kiok Wei & Lee Minghan
Safety Goh Shiao Kwang Irwin (Chair), Lee Song Choo & Tan Khim Guan

Business

George Lee Leng Teck (Chair)

Drowning Prevention

Nathanael Wee Shun Sen (Chair), **APDU Head & Aquatic Safety Unit Head - Pending; Aquatic Safety Unit Head - Pending

Rescue

Goh Shiao Kwang Irwin (Chair), Examinations & Accreditation Unit Acting Head - Goh Shiao Kwang Irwin; Tok Wei Sin (Education Unit Head), Ivan Sin Siang Meng (First Aid & Resuscitation Unit Head)

Sports

Sim Lye Hock (Chair), Fitzkhoon Liang Yaowen (Competition Unit Head), Pui Kangrui (Officiating Unit Head)

 

Hon. Auditors

Lee Lingen & Liam Kwong Chun

Executive Staff

Manager Bennet Tan
Assistant Manager Zuanne Teow (Ms)
Senior Executive Valerie Yong (Ms)
Senior Executive Tan Yen Leng (Ms)
Accounts Executive Cheak Ai Chin (Ms)
Accounts Executive Caden Wong
Admin Executive Sim Jia Chun (Ms)
Admin Assistant Mandy Tiew (Ms)
Intern Nurul Huda (Ms)
Part-Timer Sharlene Soh (Ms)
Part-Timer Jacqueline John (Ms)

 

*As of 03 March 2017

**APDU - Aquatic Programmes for Individuals with Disabilities


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Affiliates of Singapore Life Saving Society

List of Lifesaving Instructors, Teachers and Examiners

SLSS Membership

SLSS & RLSS Commonwealth and ILS Honour List

 

SLSS is a national member of The Royal life Saving Society and The International Life Saving Federation.