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Lifeguard

Courses for Lifeguard, in the summer at the Pinecrest Recreation Complex

Note: this course was offered during the summer 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.
  • Fri, 6 pm-7 pm, Jul 6-Aug 31, $82.75 1155201
    8 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 4:30 pm-5:30 pm, Jul 8-Aug 19, $64.50 1163608
    8 yrs-14 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Cross and Standard First Aid and CPR-C/AED during the fall 2018
* Bronze Cross and Standard First Aid and CPR-C/AED during the winter 2019
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,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 3 pm-6 pm, Jul 16-Jul 29, $141.50 1163597
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 11 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri,Sun, 3 pm-6 pm, Aug 13-Aug 26, $141.50 1163634
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 11 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 3 pm-6 pm, Jul 16-Jul 29, $160.00 1163599
    15 yrs+, 11 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri,Sun, 3 pm-6 pm, Aug 13-Aug 26, $160.00 1163638
    15 yrs+, 11 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Medallion and Emergency First Aid w-CPR-B during the fall 2018
* Bronze Medallion and Emergency First Aid w-CPR-B during the winter 2019
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,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 3 pm-6 pm, Jul 3-Jul 15, $128.25 1163593
    13 yrs-14 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 3 pm-6 pm, Jul 30-Aug 10, $128.25 1163594
    13 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 3 pm-6 pm, Jul 3-Jul 15, $145.00 1163595
    15 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 3 pm-6 pm, Jul 30-Aug 10, $145.00 1163596
    15 yrs+, 9 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer 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.
  • Wed, 6:30 pm-7:30 pm, Jul 4-Aug 29, $74.75 1163601
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 5 pm-6 pm, Jul 3-Jul 13, $74.75 1163604
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 5 pm-6 pm, Aug 13-Aug 23, $74.75 1163607
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer 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.
  • Wed, 3 pm-8 pm, Aug 22, $73.00 1163630
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer 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, 4:30 pm-7:30 pm, Jul 4-Jul 25, $219.75 1163175
    15 yrs+, 4 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 4:30 pm-7:30 pm, Aug 1-Aug 22, $219.75 1163178
    15 yrs+, 4 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer 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.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 1 pm-6:15 pm, Aug 27-Aug 31, $196.25 1163199
    15 yrs+, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer 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, 3 pm-8 pm, Aug 29, $73.00 1163627
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
Map location of Pinecrest Recreation Complex
Pinecrest Recreation Complex
2250 Torquay AVE
Ottawa,ON
(613) 828-3118