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Aquatics Certification

Courses for Aquatics Certification, in the spring for children at the Nepean Sportsplex

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.
  • Fri, 5:30 pm-8:30 pm, Mar 22-Jun 14, $141.50 1426328
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 11 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, 4:45 pm-7:30 pm, Mar 23-Jun 15, $128.25 1426326
    13 yrs-14 yrs, 11 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.
  • Tue, 7 pm-8 pm, Mar 19-Jun 11, $74.75 1474169
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 13 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 3 pm-4 pm, Mar 23-Jun 15, $74.75 1474170
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 11 classes,   Register >
Map location of Nepean Sportsplex
Nepean Sportsplex
1701 Woodroffe AVE
Ottawa,ON
(613) 580-2828