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Courses for Lifeguard, in the spring at the Richcraft Recreation Complex - Kanata

Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Star during the fall 2018
* Bronze Star during the winter 2019
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.
  • Sat, 4:30 pm-5:30 pm, Mar 24-Jun 2, $74.75 1152212
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 8:30 am-9:30 am, Mar 25-Jun 3, $74.75 1152213
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Junior Lifeguard Club (J.L.C.) during the fall 2018
* Junior Lifeguard Club (J.L.C.) during the winter 2019
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.
  • Sun, 6:30 pm-7:30 pm, Mar 25-Jun 24, $110.25 1152977
    8 yrs-10 yrs, 12 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 6:30 pm-7:30 pm, Mar 25-Jun 24, $110.25 1152983
    11 yrs-14 yrs, 12 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* LS Lifesaving Instructor during the fall 2018
* LS Lifesaving Instructor during the winter 2019
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, 5 pm-10 pm, Apr 13-May 18, $124.00 1163960
    16 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* National Lifeguard (NLS) during the fall 2018
* National Lifeguard (NLS) during the winter 2019
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, Premergency Inc. 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, 5:30 pm-10 pm, Mar 26-Jun 11, $160.00 1159372
    16 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* National Lifeguard Recertification during the fall 2018
* National Lifeguard Recertification during the winter 2019
Prerequisite: National Lifeguard certification Designed to test the lifeguarding skills and knowledge in order to maintain current certification at the National Lifeguard level.
  • Mon, 5 pm-10 pm, Jun 18, $73.00 1159411
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Part 1 (2016) during the fall 2018
* Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Part 1 (2016) during the winter 2019
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.
  • Wed, 6 pm-10 pm, Mar 21-Apr 11, $219.75 1159229
    15 yrs+, 4 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Part 2 (2016) during the fall 2018
* Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Part 2 (2016) during the winter 2019
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.
  • Wed, 5:30 pm-10 pm, May 9-Jun 13, $196.25 1159274
    15 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Recertification during the fall 2018
* Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Recertification during the winter 2019
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. Red Cross Professional Development Modules must be completed online prior to attending the recertification.
  • Wed, 5 pm-10 pm, May 2, $73.00 1159277
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
Map location of Richcraft Recreation Complex - Kanata
Richcraft Recreation Complex - Kanata
4101 Innovation DR
Ottawa,ON
(613) 580-9696