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Lifeguard

Courses for Lifeguard, in the summer at the General Burns Outdoor 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,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9 am-12:45 pm, Jul 3-Jul 13, $141.50 1170154
    14 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9 am-12:45 pm, Jul 3-Jul 13, $160.00 1170156
    15 yrs+, 9 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,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9 am-12:15 pm, Jul 30-Aug 10, $128.25 1170058
    13 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9 am-12:15 pm, Jul 30-Aug 10, $145.00 1170105
    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,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9 am-2 pm, Jul 16-Jul 26, $160.00 1170160
    16 yrs+, 9 classes,   Register >
Map location of General Burns Outdoor Pool
General Burns Outdoor Pool
107 Chesterton
Ottawa, ON
613-225-7970