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Sawmill Creek Pool and C.C., Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Part 1 course in the spring

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Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Cross, standard first aid and CPR-C/AED during the summer 2022
* Bronze Cross, standard first aid and CPR-C/AED during last fall 2022
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.
  • Sun, 3 pm-6:30 pm, Mar 27-Jun 5, $155.25 1613099
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 3 pm-6:30 pm, Mar 27-Jun 5, $175.50 1613103
    15 yrs+, 9 classes,   Register >
  • Sun,Sat, 8:30 am-1:30 pm, Jun 11-Jun 26, $155.25 1613102
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Sun,Sat, 8:30 am-1:30 pm, Jun 11-Jun 26, $175.50 1613104
    15 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Medallion and emergency first aid with CPR-B during the summer 2022
* Bronze Medallion and emergency first aid with CPR-B during last fall 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.
  • Sun, 4 pm-6:30 pm, Mar 27-Jun 5, $140.75 1613106
    13 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 4 pm-6:30 pm, Mar 27-Jun 5, $159.25 1613108
    15 yrs+, 9 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Star during the summer 2022
* Bronze Star during last fall 2022
Must be comfortable swimming a minimum of 300 meters continuously. This level prepares candidates for timed swims, lifesaving rescues and rescue skills. Further first aid skills are taught. Excellent for those who want to take their Bronze Medallion and are not the required 13 years of age.
  • Sat, 9:45 am-11 am, Mar 26-Jun 4, $82.25 1613109
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* LS aquatic supervisor training (AST) during the summer 2022
* LS aquatic supervisor training (AST) during last fall 2022
Prerequisite: National Lifeguard or Lifesaving Society Instructor (Swim or Lifesaving) certification; and 100 hours experience as a lifeguard and/or instructor. AST provides candidates with the knowledge that prepares them for the responsibilities associated with being aquatic supervisors, head guards and head instructors. Participants will learn provincial regulations, legal responsibilities, facility management, supervisory and communication skills and risk management.
  • Tue, 4:15 pm-9:15 pm, Apr 5-Apr 12, $110.75 1613097
    16 yrs+, 2 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* LS examiners during the summer 2022
* LS examiners during last fall 2022
  • Tue, 6 pm-9 pm, May 3-May 10, $37.25 1613111
    16 yrs+, 2 classes,   Register >
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* LS lifesaving and EFA instructor during the summer 2022
* LS lifesaving and EFA instructor during last fall 2022
Progressively evaluated so 100% attendance is required. Required for employment with City of Ottawa Aquatics.
  • Wed, 4 pm-9 pm, Mar 23-Apr 13, $136.00 1613112
    16 yrs+, 4 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* National lifeguard instructor during the summer 2022
* National lifeguard instructor during last fall 2022
Prerequisites: National Lifeguard certification (any option), Lifesaving Instructor certification, and Advanced Instructor certification After successful completion of the NLS Instructor course, participants are certified to teach all options of the National Lifeguard certification.
  • Sun,Fri,Sat, 4:30 pm-9 pm, Jun 10-Jun 12, $151.25 1613118
    16 yrs+, 3 classes,   Register >
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* National lifeguard recertification during the summer 2022
* National lifeguard recertification during last fall 2022
Prerequisite: National Lifeguard certification Designed to test the lifeguarding skills and knowledge in order to maintain current certification at the National Lifeguard level.
  • Mon, 4:15 pm-9:15 pm, Jun 6, $80.50 1613114
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
  • Mon, 4:15 pm-9:15 pm, Jun 20, $80.50 1613115
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Red Cross water safety instructor part 1 (2016) during the summer 2022
* Red Cross water safety instructor part 1 (2016) during last fall 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 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.
  • Wed, 6 pm-8 pm, Apr 20-May 11, $240.50 1613125
    15 yrs+, 4 classes,   Register >
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* Red Cross water safety instructor part 2 (2016) during the summer 2022
* Red Cross water safety instructor part 2 (2016) during last fall 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.
  • Wed, 4 pm-9 pm, May 18-Jun 22, $215.00 1613128
    15 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Sun,Sat, 8:30 am-1:30 pm, Jun 11-Jun 26, $215.00 1613131
    15 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Red Cross water safety instructor recertification during the summer 2022
* Red Cross water safety instructor recertification during last fall 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.
  • Mon, 4:15 pm-9:15 pm, Jun 13, $80.50 1613136
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
Map location of Sawmill Creek Pool and C.C.
Sawmill Creek Pool and C.C.
3380 D'Aoust
Ottawa, ON
613-521-4092


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