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Sawmill Creek Pool and C.C.

Sawmill Creek Pool and C.C., courses for Aquatics Certification in the fall

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, 2:45 pm-6:30 pm, Sep 20-Nov 15, $131.50 1577579
    13 yrs-14 yrs, 8 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 2:45 pm-6:30 pm, Sep 20-Nov 15, $148.75 1577585
    15 yrs+, 8 classes,   Register >
Prerequisite: Standard First Aid (the Lifesaving Society has posted a list of agencies on their website which are approved for the SFA prerequisite certification.) Provides lifeguards with specific knowledge and training in use of oxygen and advanced equipment.
Progressively evaluated so 100% attendance is required.
  • Sat, 8 am-1 pm, Nov 28-Dec 19, $127.25 1577777
    15 yrs+, 4 classes,   Register >
Prerequisite: 12 years of age Combined course that certifies participants in Standard First Aid, CPR C and AED skills.
  • Sat,Sun, 9 am-5 pm, Oct 24-Oct 25, $125.75 1577609
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 2 classes,   Register >
Prerequisite: Lifesaving Society Standard First Aid certificate within 36 months of the certification date A clinic to recertify Lifesaving Standard First Aid, CPR C and AED. Previous certification must be from a full course and not a recertification clinic. Please bring current certification card. 100% attendance is required.
  • Sat, 9 am-5 pm, Nov 21, $92.75 1577599
    15 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
  • Sat, 9 am-5 pm, Nov 21, $82.00 1577604
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 1 class,   Register >
Prerequisite: 12 years of age Combined course that certifies participants in Standard First Aid, CPR C and AED skills.
  • Sat,Sun, 9 am-5 pm, Oct 24-Oct 25, $142.25 1577607
    15 yrs+, 2 classes,   Register >
Prerequisites: 15 years of age by the last day of the course, Bronze Cross, and Standard First Aid (the Lifesaving Society has posted a list of agencies on their website which are approved for the SFA prerequisite certification.) Nationally recognized award emphasizing teamwork, leadership, communication, accident prevention, and management of aquatic emergencies. Manual required at additional cost.
  • Mon,Wed, 4 pm-9 pm, Sep 14-Oct 14, $164.00 1577615
    15 yrs+, 9 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 watch virtual information session along with the candidate, which will be sent out prior to the first day of the course. Course manuals and Red Cross online access are included in the course fee. 100% attendance is required.
  • Mon, 6 pm-8 pm, Sep 14-Oct 5, $225.25 1577621
    15 yrs+, 4 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 2:45 pm-4:45 pm, Nov 22-Dec 13, $225.25 1577625
    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, 8:30 am-3 pm, Nov 29-Dec 20, $201.25 1577629
    15 yrs+, 4 classes,   Register >
Map location of Sawmill Creek Pool and C.C.
Sawmill Creek Pool and C.C.
3380 D'Aoust
Ottawa, ON
613-521-4092


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