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Ray Friel Recreation Complex

Ray Friel Recreation Complex, courses for Aquatics Certification in the fall

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, 9 am-12:30 pm, Sep 14-Nov 23, $141.50 1500637
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 9 am-12:30 pm, Sep 14-Nov 23, $160.00 1500653
    15 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.
  • Tue, 5 pm-8 pm, Sep 17-Nov 19, $128.25 1500623
    13 yrs-14 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Tue, 5 pm-8 pm, Sep 17-Nov 19, $145.00 1500627
    15 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.
  • Sat, 9:15 am-10 am, Sep 7-Nov 30, $74.75 1500610
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 12 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 5 pm-6 pm, Sep 12-Nov 7, $74.75 1500615
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   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, 2 pm-6 pm, Sep 15-Oct 6, $219.75 1500689
    15 yrs+, 4 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 2 pm-6 pm, Nov 3-Nov 24, $219.75 1500692
    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.
  • Sun,Sat, 9 am-noon, Dec 7-Dec 15, $196.25 1500706
    15 yrs+, 8 classes,   Register >
Map location of Ray Friel Recreation Complex
Ray Friel Recreation Complex
1585 Tenth Line RD
(613) 830-2747

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