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Bronze Cross


This program 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 (NL) certification.

Prerequisite: Bronze Medallion AND current Intermediate First Aid.

$132 members | $152 non-members

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Intermediate First Aid (IFA)


This first aid program provides comprehensive training covering all aspects of first aid and CPR. This course is for those who want an in-depth understanding of first aid such as: medical/legal aspects, spinal injuries, heat or cold injuries, bone and joint injuries, abdominal and chest injuries, burns and medical emergencies. Includes CPR-C and AED certification. This is a Lifesaving Society Course and is OH&S recognized.

Prerequisites: 13 years old

$145 members | $164 non-members

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Intermediate First Aid (IFA) Recertification


This course offers a refresher and official re-certification of Intermediate First Aid (including CPR-C and AED) for those with a current IFA certificate.

Prerequisite: Current Intermediate First Aid

$86 members | $99 non-members

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National Lifeguard (NL) & Oxygen Administration


Recognized as the standard for lifeguards in Canada, NL training develops a sound understanding of lifeguarding principles, good judgment, and a mature and responsible attitude toward the role of the lifeguard.

Prerequisites: Bronze Cross, current Intermediate First Aid (IFA or AEC), 15 years of age.

$349 members | $399 non-members

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National Lifeguard (NL) & Intermediate First Aid (IFA) & Oxygen Administration (O2) Recert


This course offers a refresher and official re-certification of National Lifeguard (NL) & Oxygen Administration (including CPR/AED/O2 re-certification) for those with a current NL and IFA (Intermediate First Aid) certificates.

Prerequisites: Proof of current NL and Intermediate First Aid

$101 members | $116 non-members

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Swim 4 Life/Lifesaving Instructor (LSI) 


Swim Instructors are responsible for teaching and evaluating candidates participating in the Swim for Life and Canadian Swim Patrol programs. Lifesaving Instructors are responsible for teaching and evaluating candidates participating in the Canadian Swim Patrol, Bronze Medals, Distinction, and Lifesaving Society CPR programs.

Prerequisite: 15+ years old and Bronze Cross or higher, and Aquatic Teaching Fundamentals

$288 members | $327 non-members

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National Lifeguard Intructor Clinic (NLI)


The National Lifeguard Instructor clinic prepares candidates to teach and evaluate National Lifeguard courses. Candidates learn specific strategies designed to train lifeguards in advanced rescue techniques, public relations issues and first aid, as well as how to present material that will prepare lifeguards for any major aspect of supervising the public in an aquatic setting. Candidates are required to complete an apprenticeship after the clinic. Interested candidates must fill out an application and submit to the Branch for approval at least four (4) weeks in advance.

Prerequisite: Approved application from the LSS. Must hold current NL and LSI award.

$200 members | $225 non-members

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