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Canterbury Recreation Complex

Canterbury Recreation Complex, courses for Aquatics Certification in the fall

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
  • Fri, 6:30 pm-10:15 pm, Nov 1-Dec 20, $97.00 1482695
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 8 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 6:30 pm-10:15 pm, Nov 1-Dec 20, $109.75 1482696
    15 yrs+, 8 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.
  • Fri, 6:30 pm-10:15 pm, Nov 1-Dec 20, $128.25 1482697
    13 yrs-14 yrs, 8 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 6:30 pm-10:15 pm, Nov 1-Dec 20, $145.00 1482698
    15 yrs+, 8 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, 11:15 am-12:25 pm, Nov 2-Dec 21, $74.75 1482699
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 8 classes,   Register >
Prerequisite: National Lifeguard certification Designed to test the lifeguarding skills and knowledge in order to maintain current certification at the National Lifeguard level.
  • Sun, 1:30 pm-6:30 pm, Nov 3, $73.00 1483801
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   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.
  • Fri, 5:30 pm-9:30 pm, Nov 22-Dec 13, $219.75 1482903
    15 yrs+, 4 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.
  • Sun, 2:30 pm-7:30 pm, Nov 24, $73.00 1482905
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
Map location of Canterbury Recreation Complex
Canterbury Recreation Complex
2185 Arch ST
Ottawa,ON
(613) 247-4865


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