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Aquatics Certification

Courses for Aquatics Certification, in the spring at the Brewer Pool

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.
  • Wed, 6 pm-8:30 pm, Mar 25-Jun 17, $145.25 1539965
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 13 classes,   cancelled
  • Wed, 6 pm-8:30 pm, Mar 25-Jun 17, $164.25 1539972
    15 yrs+, 13 classes,   cancelled
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, 5:30 pm-7:45 pm, Mar 25-Jun 17, $131.50 1539978
    13 yrs-14 yrs, 13 classes,   cancelled
  • Wed, 5:30 pm-7:45 pm, Mar 25-Jun 17, $148.75 1539983
    15 yrs+, 13 classes,   cancelled
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.
  • Fri, 5:45 pm-6:30 pm, Mar 27-Jun 19, $76.75 1540006
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 12 classes,   cancelled
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.
  • Fri, 6:30 pm-7:30 pm, Mar 27-Jun 19, $115.25 1540021
    8 yrs-15 yrs, 12 classes,   cancelled
Map location of Brewer Pool
Brewer Pool
100 Brewer WAY