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Aquatics Certification

Courses for Aquatics Certification, in the summer for youth at the CARDELREC Recreation Complex (Goulbourn)

Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Medallion and EFA with CPRC-B during the fall 2021
* Bronze Medallion and EFA with CPRC-B during the winter 2022
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.
  • Mon,Wed, 5 pm-8 pm, Jun 28-Jul 28, $155.75 1596537
    15 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* National lifeguard recertification during the fall 2021
* National lifeguard recertification during the winter 2022
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-noon, Jul 4, $78.75 1597810
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
  • Sun, 8 am-noon, Aug 15, $78.75 1597811
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
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* Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Part 1 during the fall 2021
* Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Part 1 during the winter 2022
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, 10 am-noon, Jul 11-Aug 8, $235.75 1597812
    15 yrs+, 4 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Red Cross water safety instructor recertification during the fall 2021
* Red Cross water safety instructor recertification during the winter 2022
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, 8 am-12:25 pm, Jul 4, $78.75 1597808
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
  • Sun, 8 am-12:25 pm, Aug 15, $78.75 1597809
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
Map location of CARDELREC Recreation Complex (Goulbourn)
CARDELREC Recreation Complex (Goulbourn)
1500 Shea RD
Ottawa,ON
(613) 580-2532