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Lifeguard

Courses for Lifeguard, in the winter for children at the François Dupuis Recreation Centre

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.
  • Wed, 4:30 pm-8 pm, Jan 9-Mar 6, $128.25 1405673
    13 yrs-14 yrs, 9 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.
  • Wed, 7:45 pm-8:45 pm, Jan 9-Mar 6, $74.75 1405759
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 4 pm-5 pm, Jan 11-Mar 8, $74.75 1405766
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, noon-1 pm, Jan 5-Mar 2, $74.75 1405770
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
Map location of François Dupuis Recreation Centre
François Dupuis Recreation Centre
2263 Portobello BOUL
Ottawa,ON
(613) 580-8080