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Courses for Lifeguard, in the fall at the Lowertown Pool

Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Cross and Standard First Aid and CPR-C/AED during the spring 2018
* Bronze Cross and Standard First Aid and CPR-C/AED during the summer 2018
Prerequisites: Bronze Medallion and Emergency First Aid Combined course that certifies participants in both Bronze Cross and Standard First Aid. Includes the principles of emergency procedures, teamwork, use of special equipment and comprehensive first aid and CPR training.
  • Mon, 5 pm-7:45 pm, Sep 18-Dec 18, $138.50 1107696
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
  • Mon, 5 pm-7:45 pm, Sep 18-Dec 18, $156.75 1107663
    15 yrs+, 13 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Medallion and Emergency First Aid w-CPR-B during the spring 2018
* Bronze Medallion and Emergency First Aid w-CPR-B during the summer 2018
Prerequisite: Bronze Star OR 13 years old by the date of the exam. Teaches lifesavers how to respond to complex water rescue situations. Develops physical fitness, decision-making and judgement skills in preparation for challenging rescues of increased risk. Candidates will develop stroke efficiency and endurance in a timed swim.
  • Mon, 5 pm-7:30 pm, Sep 18-Dec 18, $125.50 1107626
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
  • Mon, 5 pm-7:30 pm, Sep 18-Dec 18, $141.75 1107659
    15 yrs+, 13 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Star during the spring 2018
* Bronze Star during the summer 2018
Must be comfortable swimming a minimum of 300 meters continuously. This level prepares candidates for timed swims, lifesaving rescues and rescue skills. Further first aid skills are taught. Excellent for those who want to take their Bronze Medallion and are not the required 13 years of age.
  • Mon, 5 pm-6 pm, Sep 18-Nov 20, $73.25 1129534
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* LS Lifesaving Instructor during the spring 2018
* LS Lifesaving Instructor during the summer 2018
Prerequisites: 16 years of age by the last day of the course, Bronze Cross or NLS Training for instructors that allow them to teach the LS Swim Patrol levels, Bronze Star, Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross. Includes lesson design, advanced skill progressions, and adult learning principles. Progressively evaluated so 100% attendance is required. Required for employment with City of Ottawa Aquatics.
  • Wed,Thu,Fri,Sat, 11 am-4 pm, Dec 27-Jan 5, $121.50 1107905
    16 yrs+, 7 classes,   cancelled
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* National Lifeguard (NLS) during the spring 2018
* National Lifeguard (NLS) during the summer 2018
Prerequisites: 16 years of age by the last day of the course, Bronze Cross, and Standard First Aid (Lifesaving Society, Canadian Red Cross, St. John Ambulance, Canadian Ski Patrol recognized). Nationally recognized award emphasizing teamwork, leadership, communication, accident prevention, and management of aquatic emergencies. Additional 2-hour candidate assignment required. Manual required at additional cost.
  • Mon, 5 pm-9 pm, Sep 18-Dec 4, $156.75 1109339
    16 yrs+, 11 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* National Lifeguard Recertification during the spring 2018
* National Lifeguard Recertification during the summer 2018
Prerequisite: National Lifeguard certification Designed to test the lifeguarding skills and knowledge in order to maintain current certification at the National Lifeguard level.
  • Sun, 4 pm-9 pm, Oct 22, $71.50 1107892
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Part 2 (2016) during the spring 2018
* Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Part 2 (2016) during the summer 2018
Prerequisites: 15 years of age by the last day of the course, proof of completion for Water Safety Instructor Part 1 - including; stroke and skill evaluation form signed off, online workbook completed and 8 hours teaching experience signed off with completed teaching experience journal. Further prepares candidates to instruct the Red Cross Swim programs. Focus will be on strategies to introduce and develop swimming and water safety skills and ensure candidates fully comprehend the content, standards and expectations of each level. Includes classroom and pool sessions as well as the adapted aquatic module to meet the hiring requirements for City of Ottawa Aquatic Staff. 100% attendance is required.
  • Sun, 3 pm-8:30 pm, Nov 19-Dec 17, $192.25 1107899
    15 yrs+, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* National Lifeguard and Airway Management during the spring 2018
* National Lifeguard and Airway Management during the summer 2018
Prerequisites: 16 years of age by last day of course, Bronze Cross, and Standard First Aid (Lifesaving Society, Canadian Red Cross, St. John Ambulance, Canadian Ski Patrol recognized). National award emphasizing teamwork, leadership, communication, accident prevention, and management of aquatic emergencies. Airway Management certification included. Required additional 2-hour assignment. Manual fee extra.
  • Wed,Thu,Fri,Sat, noon-6 pm, Dec 27-Jan 6, $181.00 1107908
    16 yrs+, 8 classes,   Register >
Map location of Lowertown Pool
Lowertown Pool
40 Cobourg ST
Ottawa,ON
613-580-2424 ext 44426