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Lifeguard

Courses for Lifeguard, in the spring at the François Dupuis Recreation Centre

Prerequisites: Bronze Medallion and Emergency First Aid More advanced training including an introduction to safe supervision in aquatic facilities. Bronze Cross teaches the difference between lifesaving and lifeguarding, the principles of emergency procedures, teamwork and use of special equipment
  • Wed, 5 pm-9 pm, May 16-Jun 27, $97.00 1161671
    14 yrs-14 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 5 pm-9 pm, May 16-Jun 27, $109.75 1161675
    15 yrs+, 7 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.
  • Wed, 5 pm-9 pm, Mar 21-May 9, $128.25 1161660
    13 yrs-14 yrs, 8 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 5 pm-9 pm, Mar 21-May 9, $145.00 1165348
    15 yrs+, 8 classes,   Register >
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.
  • Wed, 7:45 pm-8:30 pm, Mar 21-Jun 6, $74.75 1161641
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 12 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 4:15 pm-5 pm, Mar 23-Jun 15, $74.75 1161644
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 12 classes,   cancelled
  • Sat, noon-12:45 pm, Mar 17-Jun 16, $74.75 1161648
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 12 classes,   Register >
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.
  • Wed, 5 pm-9 pm, Mar 21-May 9, $145.00 1161666
    15 yrs+, 8 classes,   Register >
Map location of François Dupuis Recreation Centre
François Dupuis Recreation Centre
2263 Portobello BOUL
Ottawa,ON
(613) 580-8080