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Plant Recreation Centre

Plant Recreation Centre, courses for Aquatics Certification in the winter

Note: this course was offered during the winter and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Cross during the spring 2020
* Bronze Cross during the summer 2020
Prerequisites: Bronze Medallion and Emergency First Aid More advanced training including an introduction to safe supervision in aquatic facilities. Bronze Cross teaches the difference between lifesaving and lifeguarding, the principles of emergency procedures, teamwork and use of special equipment
  • Sun, 4 pm-8 pm, Jan 12-Feb 23, $99.50 1510197
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 7 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 4 pm-8 pm, Jan 12-Feb 23, $112.50 1510198
    15 yrs+, 7 classes,   cancelled
Note: this course was offered during the winter and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Medallion and emergency first aid with CPR-B during the spring 2020
* Bronze Medallion and emergency first aid with CPR-B during the summer 2020
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.
  • Sun, 4 pm-8 pm, Jan 12-Feb 23, $131.50 1510195
    13 yrs-14 yrs, 7 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 4 pm-8 pm, Jan 12-Feb 23, $148.75 1510196
    15 yrs+, 7 classes,   cancelled
Note: this course was offered during the winter and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Star during the spring 2020
* Bronze Star during the summer 2020
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, 5:30 pm-7 pm, Jan 12-Feb 16, $76.75 1510194
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 6 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the winter and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* National lifeguard recertification during the spring 2020
* National lifeguard recertification during the summer 2020
Prerequisite: National Lifeguard certification Designed to test the lifeguarding skills and knowledge in order to maintain current certification at the National Lifeguard level.
  • Sat, 5 pm-10 pm, Feb 29, $75.00 1510204
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the winter and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Red Cross water safety instructor recertification during the spring 2020
* Red Cross water safety instructor recertification during the summer 2020
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.
  • Sat, 5 pm-10 pm, Mar 21, $75.00 1510203
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
Map location of Plant Recreation Centre
Plant Recreation Centre
930 Somerset ST W
Ottawa,ON
(613) 232-3000


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