Join Ottawa

Lifeguard

Courses for Lifeguard, in the winter for children at the Goulbourn 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.
  • Sun, 11:30 am-1 pm, Jan 6-Mar 3, $124.00 1409218
    8 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
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, 4 pm-8 pm, Jan 5-Mar 9, $141.50 1409219
    14 yrs-14 yrs, 10 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.
  • Sat, 4 pm-7 pm, Jan 5-Mar 9, $128.25 1409227
    13 yrs-14 yrs, 10 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, 11:30 am-12:30 pm, Jan 6-Mar 3, $74.75 1409265
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
Map location of Goulbourn Recreation Complex
Goulbourn Recreation Complex
1500 Shea RD
Ottawa,ON
(613) 580-2532