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Aquatics Certification

Courses for Aquatics Certification, in the spring at the Bob MacQuarrie Recreation Complex - Orléans with the first class starts between Jun 13 and Jun 19

Prerequisite: Standard First Aid (the Lifesaving Society has posted a list of agencies on their website which are approved for the SFA prerequisite certification.) _x005F Provides lifeguards with specific knowledge and training in use of oxygen and advanced equipment.
  • Fri, 5 pm-9 pm, Jun 18, $40.00 1591891
    15 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
Progressively evaluated so 100% attendance is required.
  • Sat,Sun, 9 am-2 pm, Jun 19-Jun 27, $133.25 1591902
    15 yrs+, 4 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, 9 am-1 pm, Jun 13, $78.75 1591892
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   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.
  • Sat,Sun, 9 am-3:30 pm, Jun 19-Jun 27, $210.75 1591901
    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, 1 pm-5:15 pm, Jun 13, $78.75 1591893
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
Map location of Bob MacQuarrie Recreation Complex - Orléans
Bob MacQuarrie Recreation Complex - Orléans
1490 Youville DR
Ottawa,ON
(613) 824-0819