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Lifeguard

Courses for Lifeguard, in the spring at the Lowertown Pool

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-8 pm, Apr 9-Jun 18, $141.50 1159166
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Mon, 5 pm-8 pm, Apr 9-Jun 18, $160.00 1159181
    15 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
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-8 pm, Apr 9-Jun 11, $128.25 1159116
    13 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
  • Mon, 5 pm-8 pm, Apr 9-Jun 11, $145.00 1159142
    15 yrs+, 9 classes,   Register >
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, Apr 9-Jun 18, $160.00 1159228
    16 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
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, Apr 29, $73.00 1159331
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
  • Sun, 4 pm-9 pm, Jun 10, $73.00 1159333
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
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.
  • Sat, 4 pm-9 pm, May 12, $73.00 1159295
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
Map location of Lowertown Pool
Lowertown Pool
40 Cobourg ST
Ottawa,ON
613-580-2424 ext 44426