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Courses for Lifeguard, in the fall at the Minto Recreation Complex - Barrhaven

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, 4:30 pm-8:30 pm, Sep 18-Nov 20, $138.50 1105100
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
  • Mon, 4:30 pm-8:30 pm, Sep 18-Nov 20, $156.75 1105102
    15 yrs+, 9 classes,   Register >
  • Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9 am-2 pm, Dec 27-Jan 5, $156.75 1129650
    15 yrs+, 7 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.
  • Tue, 5 pm-8 pm, Sep 19-Nov 28, $125.50 1105106
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 4:30 pm-7:30 pm, Sep 22-Nov 24, $125.50 1105108
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Tue, 5 pm-8 pm, Sep 19-Nov 28, $141.75 1105110
    15 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 4:30 pm-7:30 pm, Sep 22-Nov 24, $141.75 1105111
    15 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9 am-2 pm, Dec 27-Jan 5, $141.75 1129652
    15 yrs+, 7 classes,   cancelled
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, 6:30 pm-7:30 pm, Sep 18-Nov 20, $73.25 1105112
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 4:30 pm-5:30 pm, Sep 22-Nov 17, $73.25 1105114
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 4 pm-5 pm, Sep 24-Nov 26, $73.25 1105115
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Junior Lifeguard Club (J.L.C.) during the spring 2018
* Junior Lifeguard Club (J.L.C.) during the summer 2018
Join the J.L.C. and experience what lifeguarding is really like. The J.L.C. is designed to encourage social interaction, community involvement, lifeguarding and lifesaving skills in a 'club' environment. Candidates must be comfortable in deep water, able to swim 50m, front crawl and tread water for one minute. Recommended 8-15 years of age.
  • Mon, 5:15 pm-6:30 pm, Sep 11-Dec 11, $157.50 1103480
    8 yrs-14 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 5:30 pm-6:45 pm, Sep 13-Dec 13, $157.50 1103481
    8 yrs-14 yrs, 14 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 5:30 pm-6:45 pm, Sep 15-Dec 15, $157.50 1103482
    8 yrs-14 yrs, 14 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* LS Examiners Standards Clinic during the spring 2018
* LS Examiners Standards Clinic during the summer 2018
Prerequisite: Instructor certification in the award(s) the instructor wishes to be appointed to examine Initial step in obtaining Lifesaving Society examiner status. Experienced Lifesaving Instructors must participate in this clinic and then complete co-exams with a certified examiner.
  • Tue, 5 pm-10 pm, Nov 14, $33.00 1105128
    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:
* LS Advanced Instructor during the spring 2018
* LS Advanced Instructor during the summer 2018
Prerequisite: LS Lifesaving Instructor Provides additional training for instructors who wish to teach the advanced aquatic awards. This course does not require recertification.
  • Tue, 4 pm-9 pm, Nov 7, $63.75 1105126
    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:
* 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.
  • Fri, 4:30 pm-9 pm, Nov 10-Dec 15, $121.50 1105122
    16 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
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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, 4:30 pm-9:45 pm, Sep 18-Nov 20, $156.75 1105097
    16 yrs+, 9 classes,   Register >
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* 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.
  • Fri, 4 pm-9 pm, Sep 8, $73.00 1101206
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
  • Sat, 4:30 pm-9:30 pm, Oct 14, $73.00 1101208
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
  • Sat, 4:30 pm-9:30 pm, Nov 11, $73.00 1101210
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
  • Sat, 4:30 pm-9:30 pm, Dec 2, $73.00 1101211
    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 1 (2016) during the spring 2018
* Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Part 1 (2016) during the summer 2018
Prerequisites: 15 years of age by the last day of the course, the ability to perform to the equivalent of Red Cross Swim kids 10 strokes and skills and Bronze Cross-not required to be current. Prepares candidates to instruct Red Cross Swim programs. Includes stroke/skill evaluation and development, introduction to online module and teaching experience requirements. 8 hours- minimum of teaching experience is to be completed outside of course time. Parents/Guardians are encouraged to attend the information session on the first day. Course manuals and Red Cross online access are included in the course fee. 100% attendance is required.
  • Sun, 5 pm-7 pm, Sep 10-Oct 15, $215.25 1105095
    15 yrs+, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 3 pm-5 pm, Sep 10-Oct 15, $215.25 1129654
    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:
* 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, 4 pm-8:30 pm, Oct 22-Nov 26, $192.25 1105118
    15 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 2 pm-6 pm, Dec 27-Jan 5, $192.25 1129653
    15 yrs+, 7 classes,   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 Recertification during the spring 2018
* Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Recertification during the summer 2018
Required clinic to maintain RC WSI certification. Opportunity to share ideas, review skills and address areas of challenge.Candidate will be evaluated on their strokes at the Red Cross Swim kids 10 level.
  • Wed, 4 pm-9 pm, Sep 6, $73.00 1101107
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
  • Wed, 4 pm-9 pm, Dec 20, $73.00 1101204
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
Map location of Minto Recreation Complex - Barrhaven
Minto Recreation Complex - Barrhaven
3500 Cambrian Drive
Ottawa,Ontario
(613) 727-2683