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François Dupuis Recreation Centre

François Dupuis Recreation Centre, courses for Aquatics Certification for children in the spring

Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Cross during the fall 2020
* Bronze Cross during the winter 2021
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
  • Wed, 4:30 pm-9:15 pm, May 20-Jun 24, $99.50 1531637
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 6 classes,   cancelled
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Medallion and emergency first aid with CPR-B during the fall 2020
* Bronze Medallion and emergency first aid with CPR-B during the winter 2021
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.
  • Wed, 4:30 pm-9 pm, Apr 1-May 13, $131.50 1531611
    13 yrs-14 yrs, 7 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Star during the fall 2020
* Bronze Star during the winter 2021
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.
  • Tue, 7:30 pm-8:15 pm, Mar 31-Jun 16, $76.75 1531658
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 12 classes,   cancelled
  • Fri, 4 pm-4:45 pm, Apr 3-Jun 26, $76.75 1531666
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 12 classes,   cancelled
  • Sat, noon-1 pm, Mar 28-Jun 6, $76.75 1531676
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
Map location of François Dupuis Recreation Centre
François Dupuis Recreation Centre
2263 Portobello BOUL
Ottawa,ON
(613) 580-8080


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