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CARDELREC Recreation Complex (Goulbourn)

CARDELREC Recreation Complex (Goulbourn), 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.
  • Sat, 4 pm-6:45 pm, Sep 17-Dec 10, $175.50 1630762
    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.
  • Sat, 4 pm-6:30 pm, Sep 17-Nov 26, $159.25 1630699
    15 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
Prepares candidates to teach and evaluate levels within the Lifesaving Swim program. Content includes teaching methods, learning styles, progressions, safety supervision, lesson planning and providing effective feedback. Progressively evaluated, so 100% attendance is required. Manual required at extra cost. Required for employment with City of Ottawa Aquatics.
  • Tue, 5 pm-8:30 pm, Nov 1-Dec 13, $136.00 1635129
    15 yrs+, 7 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.
  • Sat, 4 pm-9 pm, Sep 10, $80.50 1628552
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
  • Sat, 4 pm-9 pm, Nov 12, $80.50 1628555
    16 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
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.
  • Sun, 9 am-1:30 pm, Sep 11-Oct 23, $215.00 1635127
    15 yrs+, 6 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 9 am-2:30 pm, Oct 30-Nov 27, $215.00 1635128
    15 yrs+, 5 classes,   Register >
Map location of CARDELREC Recreation Complex (Goulbourn)
CARDELREC Recreation Complex (Goulbourn)
1500 Shea RD
Ottawa,ON
(613) 580-2532


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