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Katimavik Community Centre

Katimavik Community Centre, courses for Aquatics Certification for youth in the summer

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.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9 am-4 pm, Jul 11-Jul 15, $175.50 1625526
    15 yrs+, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9 am-4 pm, Aug 8-Aug 12, $175.50 1625527
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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.
  • Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9 am-2 pm, Jul 5-Jul 8, $159.25 1625536
    15 yrs+, 4 classes,   Register >
  • Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9 am-2 pm, Aug 2-Aug 5, $159.25 1625538
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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.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 8 am-1 pm, Jul 18-Jul 29, $202.25 1625510
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  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 4 pm-9 pm, Aug 15-Aug 26, $202.25 1625511
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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, 4 pm-6 pm, Jul 8-Jul 29, $240.50 1625541
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  • Wed, 4 pm-6 pm, Jul 20-Aug 10, $240.50 1625542
    15 yrs+, 4 classes,   cancelled
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,Fri, 9 am-3 pm, Aug 15-Aug 19, $215.00 1625543
    15 yrs+, 5 classes,   cancelled
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9 am-3 pm, Aug 22-Aug 26, $215.00 1625544
    15 yrs+, 5 classes,   cancelled
Map location of Katimavik Community Centre
Katimavik Community Centre
64 Chimo
Ottawa, ON
613-592-9793


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