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Lifeguard

Courses for Lifeguard, in the winter at the Lowertown Pool

Prerequisites: Bronze Medallion and Emergency First Aid_x000D_ 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
  • Mon, 5 pm-8:30 pm, Jan 8-Mar 5, $95.00 1108050
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 8 classes,   Register >
  • Mon, 5 pm-8:30 pm, Jan 8-Mar 5, $107.25 1108041
    15 yrs+, 8 classes,   Register >
Prerequisite: Bronze Star OR 13 years old by the date of the exam._x000D_ 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, 5 pm-8:45 pm, Jan 8-Mar 5, $125.50 1108030
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 8 classes,   Register >
  • Mon, 5 pm-8:45 pm, Jan 8-Mar 5, $141.75 1108024
    15 yrs+, 9 classes,   Register >
Prerequisites: 16 years of age by the last day of the course, Bronze Cross or NLS_x000D_ 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.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 2 pm-8 pm, Mar 12-Mar 16, $121.50 1107907
    16 yrs+, 5 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). _x000D_ 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,Sun, 1 pm-9 pm, Mar 11-Mar 16, $156.75 1107937
    16 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
Map location of Lowertown Pool
Lowertown Pool
40 Cobourg ST
Ottawa,ON
613-580-2424 ext 44426