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

Note: this course was offered during the winter and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Cross and Standard First Aid and CPR-C/AED during the spring 2018
* Bronze Cross and Standard First Aid and CPR-C/AED during the summer 2018
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.
  • Sat, 2:45 pm-6 pm, Jan 6-Mar 10, $141.50 1129345
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 2:45 pm-6 pm, Jan 6-Mar 10, $160.00 1129346
    15 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the winter and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Medallion and Emergency First Aid w-CPR-B during the spring 2018
* Bronze Medallion and Emergency First Aid w-CPR-B during the summer 2018
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.
  • Sat, 3 pm-6 pm, Jan 6-Mar 10, $128.25 1129343
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 3 pm-6 pm, Jan 6-Mar 10, $145.00 1129344
    15 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
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* Bronze Star during the spring 2018
* Bronze Star during the summer 2018
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, Jan 10-Mar 7, $74.75 1129350
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
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* LS Lifesaving Instructor during the spring 2018
* LS Lifesaving Instructor during the summer 2018
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.
  • Wed,Sun, 5 pm-9 pm, Feb 14-Mar 7, $121.50 1129408
    16 yrs+, 7 classes,   cancelled
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* National Lifeguard (NLS) during the spring 2018
* National Lifeguard (NLS) during the summer 2018
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.
  • Sun, 4:30 pm-9 pm, Jan 7-Mar 11, $160.00 1129357
    16 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
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* National Lifeguard Recertification during the spring 2018
* National Lifeguard Recertification during the summer 2018
Prerequisite: National Lifeguard certification Designed to test the lifeguarding skills and knowledge in order to maintain current certification at the National Lifeguard level.
  • Tue, 1 pm-5 pm, Jan 2, $71.50 1129394
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
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* Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Part 1 (2016) during the spring 2018
* Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Part 1 (2016) during the summer 2018
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, 6:30 pm-8:30 pm, Jan 10-Jan 31, $219.75 1129403
    15 yrs+, 4 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the winter and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Part 2 (2016) during the spring 2018
* Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Part 2 (2016) during the summer 2018
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.
  • Sun, 4:30 pm-9 pm, Jan 7-Feb 11, $196.25 1129404
    15 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the winter and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Recertification during the spring 2018
* Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Recertification during the summer 2018
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.
  • Thu, noon-5 pm, Jan 4, $73.00 1129395
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
  • Wed, 4:30 pm-9:30 pm, Feb 7, $73.00 1129409
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   cancelled
Map location of Pinecrest Recreation Complex
Pinecrest Recreation Complex
2250 Torquay AVE
Ottawa,ON
(613) 828-3118