Students who wish to work in aquatics can work on their Aquatic Leadership training with React Right Swim School.
Students who are 12 or under and can swim 400m comfortably can challenge themselves taking the Bronze Star. This award introduces basic life saving skills and first aid. Students who successfully complete Bronze Star can take the Bronze Medallion award without meeting the 13 years old age prerequisite.
Cost – $100.00 + HST
Dates: Dates to be determined
Bronze Medallion + Emergency First Aid
Students who have completed Bronze Star or are 13 years old can participate in Bronze Medallion and Emergency First Aid. This is the first step on the leadership ladder towards becoming a National Lifeguard. Swimmers will work on strokes, endurance, rescues and first aid.
Cost – $200.00 (includes CPR mask) + $45 for Canadian Lifesaving Manual
Dates: August 2-4 from 9am to 4pm daily
Students who have completed Bronze Medallion can participate in the Lifesaving Society’s Bronze Cross award. This certificate allows them to move on to the National Lifeguard and/or the Canadian Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. Students will learn how to supervise swimmers, rescue skills and build on the first aid skills they have already developed.
Cost – $180.oo + HST
Dates: August 14 – 19, 2022 – 12:30-4:30
Lifesaving Swim for Life Instructor
Students must have their Lifesaving Society Bronze Cross award and be at least 15 years old on the last day of the course. This course includes the Lifesaving Assistant Instructor Course to allow further practice.
Dates: June 29 – 9am to 3pm
July 3 – 9am-3pm
July 4 – 9am-3pm
July 5 – 9am-3pm
Cost: $330+ HST