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Aquatics Certification

Courses for Bronze Medallion and emergency first aid with CPR-B , in the spring at the Minto Recreation Complex - Barrhaven

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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.
  • Mon, 4:45 pm-8:30 pm, Apr 20-Jun 22, $145.25 1518580
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Mon, 4:45 pm-8:30 pm, Apr 20-Jun 22, $164.25 1518588
    15 yrs+, 9 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.
  • Tue, 6 pm-9 pm, Apr 14-Jun 16, $131.50 1518607
    13 yrs-14 yrs, 10 classes,   cancelled
  • Fri, 5 pm-8 pm, Apr 17-Jun 19, $131.50 1518608
    13 yrs-14 yrs, 10 classes,   cancelled
  • Tue, 6 pm-9 pm, Apr 14-Jun 16, $148.75 1518611
    15 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
  • Fri, 5 pm-8 pm, Apr 17-Jun 19, $148.75 1518612
    15 yrs+, 10 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.
  • Mon, 6:30 pm-7:30 pm, Apr 20-Jun 22, $76.75 1518621
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Fri, 4:30 pm-5:30 pm, Apr 17-Jun 12, $76.75 1518622
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 3:45 pm-4:45 pm, Apr 19-Jun 21, $76.75 1518623
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 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.
  • Mon, 5:30 pm-6:30 pm, Apr 20-Jun 22, $86.50 1522992
    8 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Wed, 5:30 pm-6:30 pm, Apr 15-Jun 17, $96.00 1522996
    8 yrs-14 yrs, 10 classes,   cancelled
  • Fri, 5:30 pm-6:30 pm, Apr 17-Jun 19, $96.00 1522999
    8 yrs-14 yrs, 10 classes,   cancelled
Progressively evaluated so 100% attendance is required. Required for employment with City of Ottawa Aquatics.
  • Fri, 5 pm-9 pm, May 1-May 29, $124.00 1522862
    16 yrs+, 5 classes,   cancelled
Prerequisite: National Lifeguard certification Designed to test the lifeguarding skills and knowledge in order to maintain current certification at the National Lifeguard level.
  • Sat, 4:30 pm-9:30 pm, May 23, $75.00 1518563
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   cancelled
  • Sat, 4:30 pm-9:30 pm, Jun 20, $75.00 1518567
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   cancelled
Prerequisites: 15 years of age by the last day of the course, the ability to perform to the equivalent of Red Cross Swim kids 10 strokes and skills and Bronze Cross-not required to be current. Prepares candidates to instruct Red Cross Swim programs. Includes stroke/skill evaluation and development, introduction to online module and teaching experience requirements. 8 hours- minimum of teaching experience is to be completed outside of course time. Parents/Guardians are encouraged to attend the information session on the first day. Course manuals and Red Cross online access are included in the course fee. 100% attendance is required.
  • Sun, 3 pm-5 pm, Apr 19-May 24, $225.25 1522857
    15 yrs+, 5 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 5 pm-7 pm, Apr 19-May 24, $225.25 1522858
    15 yrs+, 5 classes,   cancelled
Prerequisites: 15 years of age by the last day of the course, proof of completion for Water Safety Instructor Part 1 - including; stroke and skill evaluation form signed off, online workbook completed and 8 hours teaching experience signed off with completed teaching experience journal. Further prepares candidates to instruct the Red Cross Swim programs. Focus will be on strategies to introduce and develop swimming and water safety skills and ensure candidates fully comprehend the content, standards and expectations of each level. Includes classroom and pool sessions as well as the adapted aquatic module to meet the hiring requirements for City of Ottawa Aquatic Staff. 100% attendance is required.
  • Tue, 5:15 pm-9 pm, Apr 14-May 26, $201.25 1522880
    15 yrs+, 7 classes,   cancelled
Required clinic to maintain RC WSI certification. Opportunity to share ideas, review skills and address areas of challenge.Candidate will be evaluated on their strokes at the Red Cross Swim kids 10 level. Red Cross Professional Development Modules must be completed online prior to attending the recertification.
  • Wed, 4:30 pm-9:30 pm, Apr 22, $75.00 1522876
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
  • Fri, 3 pm-8 pm, Jun 26, $75.00 1522877
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   cancelled
Map location of Minto Recreation Complex - Barrhaven
Minto Recreation Complex - Barrhaven
3500 Cambrian Drive
(613) 727-2683