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Lifeguard

Courses for Lifeguard, in the winter for children at the Canterbury Recreation Complex

Join the J.L.C. and experience what lifeguarding is really like. The J.L.C. is designed to encourage social interaction, community involvement, lifeguarding and lifesaving skills in a 'club' environment. Candidates must be comfortable in deep water, able to swim 50m, front crawl and tread water for one minute. Recommended 8-15 years of age.
  • Thu, 4 pm-5 pm, Jan 10-Mar 7, $82.75 1403625
    8 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
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
  • Fri, 6:30 pm-9:30 pm, Jan 11-Mar 8, $97.00 1182871
    12 yrs-14 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.
  • Fri, 6:30 pm-9:45 pm, Jan 11-Mar 8, $128.25 1182895
    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.
  • Thu, 5 pm-6 pm, Jan 10-Mar 7, $74.75 1403615
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
Map location of Canterbury Recreation Complex
Canterbury Recreation Complex
2185 Arch ST
Ottawa,ON
(613) 247-4865