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Canterbury Recreation Complex

Canterbury Recreation Complex, courses for Aquatics Certification 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, standard first aid and CPR-C/AED during the fall 2020
* Bronze Cross, standard first aid and CPR-C/AED during the winter 2021
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.
  • Fri, 6:30 pm-9:45 pm, Mar 27-Jun 19, $145.25 1535443
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 11 classes,   cancelled
  • Fri, 6:30 pm-9:45 pm, Mar 27-Jun 19, $164.25 1535458
    15 yrs+, 11 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.
  • Fri, 6:30 pm-9:45 pm, Mar 27-Jun 19, $131.50 1535464
    13 yrs-14 yrs, 11 classes,   cancelled
  • Fri, 6:30 pm-9:45 pm, Mar 27-Jun 19, $148.75 1535475
    15 yrs+, 11 classes,   cancelled
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.
  • Sat, 11:30 am-12:30 pm, Mar 28-Jun 6, $76.75 1535493
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* National lifeguard recertification during the fall 2020
* National lifeguard recertification during the winter 2021
Prerequisite: National Lifeguard certification Designed to test the lifeguarding skills and knowledge in order to maintain current certification at the National Lifeguard level.
  • Sun, 8 am-1 pm, Jun 28, $75.00 1535439
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   cancelled
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Red Cross water safety instructor part 1 (2016) during the fall 2020
* Red Cross water safety instructor part 1 (2016) during the winter 2021
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, Apr 17-May 8, $225.25 1535515
    15 yrs+, 4 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Red Cross water safety instructor part 2 (2016) during the fall 2020
* Red Cross water safety instructor part 2 (2016) during the winter 2021
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.
  • Fri, 5:30 pm-9:30 pm, May 22-Jun 26, $201.25 1535518
    15 yrs+, 6 classes,   cancelled
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Red Cross water safety instructor recertification during the fall 2020
* Red Cross water safety instructor recertification during the winter 2021
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, 1 pm-6 pm, Jun 28, $75.00 1535521
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   cancelled
Map location of Canterbury Recreation Complex
Canterbury Recreation Complex
2185 Arch ST
Ottawa,ON
(613) 247-4865


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