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Aquatics Certification

Courses for Aquatics Certification, in the spring for children at the Pinecrest Recreation Complex

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, 2:45 pm-6 pm, Mar 23-Jun 8, $141.50 1436264
    12 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, 3 pm-6 pm, Mar 23-Jun 8, $128.25 1436244
    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, 9:30 am-10:30 am, Mar 24-Jun 2, $74.75 1436273
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Wed, 5:30 pm-6:30 pm, Apr 10-Jun 5, $74.75 1436281
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
Map location of Pinecrest Recreation Complex
Pinecrest Recreation Complex
2250 Torquay AVE
Ottawa,ON
(613) 828-3118