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Lifeguard

Courses for Lifeguard, in the winter at the Plant Recreation Centre

Prerequisites: Bronze Medallion and Emergency First Aid 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
  • Sun, 4 pm-8 pm, Jan 13-Feb 24, $97.00 1185733
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 4 pm-8 pm, Mar 3-Apr 14, $97.00 1185735
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 4 pm-8 pm, Jan 13-Feb 24, $109.75 1185741
    15 yrs+, 7 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 4 pm-8 pm, Mar 3-Apr 14, $109.75 1185743
    15 yrs+, 7 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.
  • Sun, 4 pm-8:15 pm, Jan 13-Feb 24, $128.25 1185701
    13 yrs-14 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 4 pm-8:15 pm, Mar 3-Apr 14, $128.25 1185703
    13 yrs-14 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 4 pm-8:15 pm, Jan 13-Feb 24, $145.00 1185717
    15 yrs+, 7 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 4 pm-8:15 pm, Mar 3-Apr 14, $145.00 1185721
    15 yrs+, 7 classes,   Register >
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.
  • Sun, 5:30 pm-7 pm, Jan 13-Feb 24, $74.75 1185750
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 5:30 pm-7 pm, Mar 3-Apr 14, $74.75 1185751
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
Map location of Plant Recreation Centre
Plant Recreation Centre
930 Somerset ST W
Ottawa,ON
(613) 232-3000