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Ray Friel Recreation Complex

Ray Friel Recreation Complex, courses for Aquatics Certification in the winter

Note: this course was offered during last winter and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Cross and Standard First Aid and CPR-C/AED during the spring 2022
* Bronze Cross and Standard First Aid and CPR-C/AED during the summer 2022
Prerequisites: Bronze Medallion and Emergency First Aid (the Lifesaving Society has posted a list of agencies on their website which are approved for the EFA prerequisite certification.) 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.
  • Sat, 5:15 pm-9 pm, Jan 8-Mar 12, $155.25 1606340
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 5:15 pm-9 pm, Jan 8-Mar 19, $175.50 1606370
    15 yrs+, 9 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during last winter and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Medallion and EFA with CPRC-B during the spring 2022
* Bronze Medallion and EFA with CPRC-B during the summer 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.
  • Tue, 5:15 pm-7:45 pm, Jan 11-Mar 8, $140.75 1606386
    13 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
  • Tue, 5:15 pm-7:45 pm, Jan 11-Mar 8, $159.25 1606400
    15 yrs+, 9 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during last winter and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Star and basic first aid with CPR A during the spring 2022
* Bronze Star and basic first aid with CPR A during the summer 2022
Must be comfortable swimming a minimum of 300 meters continuously. Combined course that certifies participants in both Bronze Star and Basic First Aid.
  • Sun, 10:30 am-11:30 am, Jan 9-Mar 13, $111.25 1609115
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during last winter and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* National Lifeguard during the spring 2022
* National Lifeguard during the summer 2022
Prerequisites: 15 years of age by the last day of the course, Bronze Cross, and Standard First Aid (the Lifesaving Society has posted a list of agencies on their website which are approved for the SFA prerequisite certification.) Nationally recognized award emphasizing teamwork, leadership, communication, accident prevention, and management of aquatic emergencies. In accordance with the Lifesaving Society Guide to Training During COVID-19, recommendations to be physically distant and limit physical contact will be applied. When physical contact is required for integral parts of training, proper precautions will be taken to do so safely. For more information, please contact your facility. Manual required at additional cost.
  • Sat, 4 pm-9 pm, Jan 8-Mar 12, $175.25 1606411
    15 yrs+, 9 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during last winter and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Red Cross water safety instructor part 2 during the spring 2022
* Red Cross water safety instructor part 2 during the summer 2022
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.
  • Thu, 4:30 pm-7:45 pm, Jan 13-Mar 3, $215.00 1606437
    15 yrs+, 8 classes,   Register >
Map location of Ray Friel Recreation Complex
Ray Friel Recreation Complex
1585 Tenth Line RD
Ottawa,ON
(613) 830-2747


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