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Kanata Leisure Centre and Wave Pool

Kanata Leisure Centre and Wave Pool, courses for Aquatics Certification for youth in the fall

Prerequisites: Bronze Medallion 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.
  • Sun, 5 pm-8 pm, Sep 18-Dec 11, $175.50 1634117
    15 yrs+, 12 classes,   Register >
  • Mon, 5 pm-8 pm, Sep 19-Dec 12, $175.50 1634118
    15 yrs+, 12 classes,   cancelled
  • Mon, 5 pm-8 pm, Sep 19-Dec 12, $175.50 1634120
    15 yrs+, 12 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.
  • Sun, 5 pm-9:15 pm, Sep 18-Oct 30, $159.25 1634124
    15 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Mon, 5 pm-9:15 pm, Sep 19-Dec 12, $159.25 1634125
    15 yrs+, 12 classes,   cancelled
  • Thu, 5 pm-9:15 pm, Sep 22-Oct 27, $159.25 1634126
    15 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
Prerequisites: 15 years of age by last day of course,Lifesaving Society Standard First Aid, or SFA from a training agency approved by the Ontario government. The list of approved agencies can be found at lifesavingsociety.com National award emphasizing teamwork, leadership, communication, accident prevention, and management of aquatic emergencies. Airway Management certification included. Required additional 2-hour assignment. Manual fee extra.
  • Sun, 5 pm-9 pm, Sep 18-Dec 18, $202.25 1634109
    15 yrs+, 13 classes,   cancelled
  • Mon, 5 pm-9 pm, Sep 19-Dec 19, $202.25 1634110
    15 yrs+, 13 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 5 pm-9 pm, Sep 22-Dec 15, $202.25 1634111
    15 yrs+, 13 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.
Map location of Kanata Leisure Centre and Wave Pool
Kanata Leisure Centre and Wave Pool
70 Aird PL
Ottawa,ON
613-580-9677


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