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Richcraft Recreation Complex - Kanata

Richcraft Recreation Complex - Kanata, courses for Aquatics Certification in the fall

Note: this course was offered during last fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Fast-Track during the spring 2022
* Bronze Fast-Track during the summer 2022
This program is designed to fast-track candidates through the Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross material and examinations in a significantly reduced timeframe. This crash-course format is recommended for swimmers with strong swimming ability who wish to progress to the Lifesaving Society National Lifeguard (NL) program. Due to the condensed nature of the program, Standard First Aid and CPR-C is required prior to the course start date (the Lifesaving Society has posted a list of agencies on their website which are approved for the SFA prerequisite certification.)
  • Wed, 5 pm-10 pm, Sep 15-Oct 20, $174.00 1600831
    14 yrs-14 yrs, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 5 pm-10 pm, Sep 15-Oct 20, $196.75 1600832
    15 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 5 pm-10 pm, Nov 10-Dec 15, $174.00 1600858
    14 yrs-14 yrs, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 5 pm-10 pm, Nov 10-Dec 15, $196.75 1600859
    15 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during last fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Bronze Star during the spring 2022
* Bronze Star during the summer 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.
  • Sun, 12:15 pm-1:15 pm, Sep 12-Nov 21, $80.50 1599877
    10 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during last fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* LS airway management during the spring 2022
* LS airway management during the summer 2022
Prerequisite: Standard First Aid (the Lifesaving Society has posted a list of agencies on their website which are approved for the SFA prerequisite certification.) Provides lifeguards with specific knowledge and training in use of oxygen and advanced equipment.
  • Sat, 2 pm-6 pm, Nov 27, $40.00 1600850
    15 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during last fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* LS lifesaving first aid with CPRC-C and AED during the spring 2022
* LS lifesaving first aid with CPRC-C and AED during the summer 2022
Prerequisite: 12 years of age Combined course that certifies participants in Standard First Aid, CPR C and AED skills.
  • Sun,Sat, 9 am-5 pm, Sep 18-Sep 19, $131.75 1600854
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 2 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during last fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* LS standard first aid and CPR+AED recertification during the spring 2022
* LS standard first aid and CPR+AED recertification during the summer 2022
Prerequisite: Lifesaving Society Standard First Aid certificate within 36 months of the certification date A clinic to recertify Lifesaving Standard First Aid, CPR C and AED. Previous certification must be from a full course and not a recertification clinic. Please bring current certification card. 100% attendance is required.
  • Sat, 9 am-5 pm, Nov 6, $97.25 1600855
    15 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
  • Sat, 9 am-5 pm, Nov 6, $86.00 1600856
    12 yrs-14 yrs, 1 class,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during last fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* LS standard first aid with CPR-C and AED during the spring 2022
* LS standard first aid with CPR-C and AED during the summer 2022
Prerequisite: 12 years of age Combined course that certifies participants in Standard First Aid, CPR C and AED skills.
  • Sun,Sat, 9 am-5 pm, Sep 18-Sep 19, $149.00 1600851
    15 yrs+, 2 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during last fall 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.
  • Sun, 2:30 pm-10 pm, Sep 12-Oct 24, $171.75 1600835
    15 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 2:30 pm-10 pm, Oct 31-Dec 12, $171.75 1600836
    15 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during last fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* National lifeguard recertification during the spring 2022
* National lifeguard recertification during the summer 2022
Prerequisite: National Lifeguard certification Designed to test the lifeguarding skills and knowledge in order to maintain current certification at the National Lifeguard level.
  • Wed, 5 pm-9 pm, Oct 27, $80.50 1600837
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
  • Fri, 5 pm-9 pm, Nov 19, $78.75 1600838
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
  • Sun, 5 pm-9 pm, Dec 19, $78.75 1600839
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during last fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Part 1 during the spring 2022
* Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Part 1 during the summer 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.
  • Fri, 5 pm-7 pm, Sep 10-Oct 1, $235.75 1600840
    15 yrs+, 4 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 7:30 pm-9:30 pm, Sep 10-Oct 1, $235.75 1601951
    15 yrs+, 4 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 7:30 pm-9:30 pm, Nov 26-Dec 17, $235.75 1600843
    15 yrs+, 4 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 5 pm-7 pm, Nov 26-Dec 17, $235.75 1601950
    15 yrs+, 4 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during last fall 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.
  • Fri, 5 pm-9:30 pm, Oct 8-Nov 12, $210.75 1600845
    15 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during last fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Red Cross water safety instructor recertification during the spring 2022
* Red Cross water safety instructor recertification during the summer 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.
  • Wed, 4:30 pm-8:45 pm, Sep 8, $80.50 1600846
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
  • Wed, 4:30 pm-8:45 pm, Nov 3, $78.75 1600847
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
Map location of Richcraft Recreation Complex - Kanata
Richcraft Recreation Complex - Kanata
4101 Innovation DR
Ottawa,ON
(613) 580-9696


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