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Lifeguard

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

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,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 11:15 am-12:15 pm, Jul 2-Jul 13, $74.75 1164082
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 11:15 am-12:15 pm, Jul 16-Jul 27, $74.75 1164084
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 11:15 am-12:15 pm, Aug 13-Aug 24, $74.75 1164086
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 11:15 am-12:15 pm, Jul 30-Aug 10, $74.75 1164087
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
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.
  • Sat, 9 am-2 pm, Jul 7-Aug 18, $124.00 1164016
    16 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
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.
  • Mon,Wed, 2 pm-6 pm, Jul 2-Jul 11, $219.75 1159240
    15 yrs+, 4 classes,   Register >
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,Wed, 4 pm-8:30 pm, Jul 30-Aug 20, $196.25 1159261
    15 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
Map location of Richcraft Recreation Complex - Kanata
Richcraft Recreation Complex - Kanata
4101 Innovation DR
Ottawa,ON
(613) 580-9696