Conference Sponsors

Birthlight is very grateful to it’s Conference Sponsors for their support.

If you are interested in becoming one of partners, please contact Sylvie for a partnership pack.

Gold Sponsors


STA-logoToday with more than 8,000 members, STA is the world’s largest independent swimming teaching and lifesaving organisation, and delivers the highest quality training across four key business areas – Swimming Teaching, Lifesaving, First Aid and Leisure Management.

Founded in 1932, STA is a registered charity (registered charity number: 1051631) whose objective is:

The preservation of human life by the teaching of swimming, lifesaving and survival techniques.

STA is internationally recognised and is uniquely positioned as the only awarding organisation in the UK that can deliver multi-aquatic programmes – Swimming Teaching, Lifesaving and Pool Plant qualifications – that are:

  • Approved by Ofqual (UK Government licensed regulator), and sit on the QCF Register at Level 2
  • Accredited by SQA (Scottish Qualifications Authority)

All STA Qualifications are registered under Safety Training Awards, the awarding body for STA.

Silver Sponsors


CloseLogoClose are proud sponsors of the Birthlight Conference.  Their award winning range of good ideas for great parents includes the Pop-in reusable nappy system and the Caboo range of soft carrying solutions.  They’ve got swimming covered with their expanded swim range for 2016, which includes the Pop-in reusable swim nappy and co-ordinating rash vest, so you and your little one can enjoy your splash about together.

Mike Claire Textiles

MIKE-CLAIRE-logoMike Claire Textiles are bespoke clothing and textile manufacturers and printers specialising in customised branded clothing. MCT manufacture all rash vests and bibs in the UK, Devon, and they are printed in house. The polyester rashies are made from chlorine resistant fabric so are suitable for use in indoor swimming pools.