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Aquatics Certification

Courses for Aquatics Certification, in the spring at the CARDELREC Recreation Complex (Goulbourn) with the first class starts between Jun 6 and Jun 12

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, 4 pm-8 pm, Jun 11, $40.00 1591268
    15 yrs+, 1 class,   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.
  • Sun, 9 am-5 pm, Jun 6, $97.25 1591279
    15 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
  • Sun, 9 am-5 pm, Jun 6, $86.00 1591280
    12 yrs-14 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 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.
  • Sun, 9 am-11 am, Jun 6-Jun 27, $235.75 1591282
    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.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu, 4 pm-8:30 pm, Jun 7-Jun 15, $210.75 1591285
    15 yrs+, 6 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.
  • Wed, 4 pm-8:25 pm, Jun 9, $78.75 1591290
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
Map location of CARDELREC Recreation Complex (Goulbourn)
CARDELREC Recreation Complex (Goulbourn)
1500 Shea RD
Ottawa,ON
(613) 580-2532