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Pinecrest Recreation Complex

Pinecrest Recreation Complex, courses for Aquatics Certification for youth in the summer

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,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri,Sun, 3 pm-6 pm, Jul 15-Jul 28, $160.00 1438442
    15 yrs+, 11 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri,Sun, 3 pm-6 pm, Aug 12-Aug 25, $160.00 1438445
    15 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.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri,Sun, 3 pm-6 pm, Jul 2-Jul 14, $145.00 1438432
    15 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri,Sun, 3 pm-6 pm, Jul 29-Aug 11, $145.00 1438433
    15 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
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.
  • Wed, 4:30 pm-7:30 pm, Jul 3-Jul 24, $219.75 1438469
    15 yrs+, 4 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 4:30 pm-7:30 pm, Jul 31-Aug 21, $219.75 1438470
    15 yrs+, 4 classes,   Register >
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.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 1 pm-6:15 pm, Aug 26-Aug 30, $196.25 1438577
    15 yrs+, 5 classes,   Register >
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.
Map location of Pinecrest Recreation Complex
Pinecrest Recreation Complex
2250 Torquay AVE
Ottawa,ON
(613) 828-3118


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