Aquatics Training & Courses

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Lifeguard Training Programs

  • Lifesaving Society Bronze Cross

    • Bronze Cross Aug 03 to Aug 05 09:00 AM-05:00 PM Available
      Bronze Cross is designed for lifesavers who want the challenge of more advanced training including an introduction to safe supervision in aquatic facilities. Bronze Cross is a prerequisite for all advanced training programs, including National Lifeguard and Instructor certification. Includes CPR-C.

      Prerequisite(s):Able to swim 600 metres & Bronze Medallion (need not be current).
      603287
      Tue, Wed, Thu from Aug 03 to Aug 05 (3 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:00 PM
      Aquatics - Training Pool B
  • Lifesaving Society Bronze Medallion

    • Bronze Medallion/ Bronze Cross Combination Course Jul 05 to Jul 09 09:00 AM-05:00 PM Available
      This fast paced course is designed for quick learners and experienced swimmers to complete both Bronze Medallion & Bronze Cross certifications in one course.

      For further details on the course information please see Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross descriptions.
      603285
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Jul 05 to Jul 09 (5 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:00 PM
      Syncrude Aquatic Center - Timing Room
    • Bronze Medallion Jul 27 to Jul 29 09:00 AM-05:00 PM Available
      Bronze Medallion Award teaches an understanding of the lifesaving principles embodied in the four components of water rescue education: judgment, knowledge, skill, and fitness. Rescuers learn tows and carries, and defence and release methods in preparation for challenging rescues of increased risk which involve both conscious and unconscious victims of various types. Lifesavers develop stroke efficiency and endurance in a timed swim. Includes CPR-A and AED.

      Prerequisite(s):Able to swim 500 and 13 years of age at the time of the exam.
      603286
      Tue, Wed, Thu from Jul 27 to Jul 29 (3 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:00 PM
      Aquatics - Training Pool B
  • National Lifeguard (Pool Option)

    • National Lifeguard - Pool Jul 12 to Jul 16 09:00 AM-05:00 PM Available
      National Lifeguard - Pool
      603300
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Jul 12 to Jul 16 (5 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:00 PM
      Syncrude Aquatic Centre at MIP
    • National Lifeguard - Pool Aug 09 to Aug 13 09:00 AM-05:00 PM Available
      National Lifeguard - Pool
      603289
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Aug 09 to Aug 13 (5 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:00 PM
      Syncrude Aquatic Centre at MIP
  • Red Cross Water Safety Instructor

    • Red Cross Water Safety Instructor – Step 1 Jul 10 09:00 AM-01:00 PM Available
      Skills Evaluation and Candidate Package – This evaluation ensures that you have the necessary strokes and skills equivalent to SK10 performance criteria. Included with registration is the candidate course materials required for Step 1 & 2.


      Prerequisites: 15years or older, Bronze Cross and Standard First Aid with CPR-C certificate,
      Must be available to attend Step 2 classroom portion.
      Contact [email protected] for more details !
      603298
      Sat Jul 10 (1 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-01:00 PM
      Syncrude Aquatic Centre at MIP