Leadership

Aquatic certification programs for lifeguarding, swim instruction and more

Become a certified lifeguard or swim instructor

Aquatic leadership programs not only provide you with the certification to work on a pool deck but they teach you teamwork, leadership, self-confidence, interpersonal and problem solving skills that will apply in all facets of your life.

COURSES

Red Cross Swim

Swim Patrol – Rookie, Ranger, Star Level

(No prerequisite)

The Canadian Swim Patrol program is the on-ramp to life-guarding. Ability is the only prerequisite to participate. This program will prepare you for success in the Lifesaving Society’s Bronze medal awards.

Red Cross Swim

Bronze Medallion & Emergency First Aid (CPR-B)

(13 yrs old or Bronze Star)

Bronze Medallion teaches an understanding of the lifesaving principles embodied in the 4 components of water-rescue education – judgement, knowledge, skill and fitness.

Red Cross Swim

Bronze Cross & Standard First Aid (CPR-C)

(Bronze Medallion)

Bronze Cross and Standard First Aid are designed for lifesavers who want the challenge of more advanced training including an introduction to safe supervision in aquatic facilities. It is recognized as an assistant lifeguard certificate in Ontario.

Red Cross Swim

Emergency First Aid (CPR-B)

(Full Course and Re-certification)

Emergency First Aid course is designed to provide both first aid principles and the emergency treatment of injuries.

Red Cross Swim

Standard First Aid (CPR-C)

(Full Course and Re-certification)

Standard First Aid course provides a in depth training covering all aspects of first aid and CPR. It is recognized as CPR-C certification.

Red Cross Swim

Lifesaving Swim / Instructor

(Full Course)

The Lifesaving Society Swim Instructor course prepares the instructor to teach and evaluate the swimming stokes and related skills found in the Lifesaving Society Swim for Life program.

Red Cross Swim

National Lifeguard

(Full Course and Re-certification)

The National Lifeguard Course is designed to provide candidates with the knowledge and skills to become effective lifeguards. This course emphasizes hands-on-practice and scenarios.

Red Cross Swim

Advanced Instructors / Exam Standards

The Advanced Instructors course provides additional training for instructors who wish to teach the advanced awards such as National Lifeguard, Standard First Aid.

Red Cross Swim

Aquatic Supervisor

The Aquatic Supervisor course provides the knowledge and skills (beyond National Lifeguard certification) to manage a safe aquatic environment.

SCHEDULES & PRICES

Summer 2024

Program
Price

(+ HST)

Program

NL CERTIFICATION (Jul 15 – 19)

Price

(+ HST)

$575

Program

NL CERTIFICATION (Aug 19 – 23)

Price

(+ HST)

$575

Program

NL RECERTIFICATION (Jul 18)

Price

(+ HST)

$150

Program

NL RECERTIFICATION (Aug 22)

Price

(+ HST)

$150

Program

BRONZE MEDALLION/CROSS (Jul 15 – 19)

Price

(+ HST)

$575

Program

BRONZE MEDALLION/CROSS (Aug 19 – 23)

Price

(+ HST)

$575

Program

STANDARD FIRST AID (CPR-C) Full Course (Jul 15 – 16)

Price

(+ HST)

$195

Program

STANDARD FIRST AID (CPR-C) Full Course (Aug 19 – 20)

Price

(+ HST)

$195

Program

STANDARD FIRST AID (CPR-C) RECERT (Jul 15)

Price

(+ HST)

$125

Program

STANDARD FIRST AID (CPR-C) RECERT (Aug 19)

Price

(+ HST)

$125

Holiday Closures: Mon Jul 1 (Canada Day), Sat Aug 3, Mon Aug 5

* Swim Patrol Classes run during regular child lesson sessions or accelerated sessions

All advanced courses run from 9 AM – 3:30 PM and must be payed in full time of registration. A $75 administration fee will be deducted from the credit issued. All books included.