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Posted on: January 12, 2018

Upcoming Advanced Courses for Lifeguard Training

The Aquafun Centre will be offering advanced courses that will help you work toward becoming a lifeguard. Lifeguarding is a great job and swimming is an awesome lifelong skill. Have questions? Come in and talk to us today!

Bronze Medallion/ Bronze Cross with CPR-C

Bronze Medallion teaches an understanding of the lifesaving principles used for water rescue. Participants develop skills in preparation for challenging water rescues involving conscious and unconscious victims of various types. Participants work on stroke efficiency and complete timed swims.
Bronze Cross continues with more advanced lifesaving principles and skills as well as introduces safe supervision in aquatic facilities. The completion of Bronze Cross also earns the participant the CPR-C certificate. Bronze Cross is the prerequisite for all advanced training programs, including National Lifeguard and Lifesaving Instructor.

Feb 21-25, 2018
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Taber Aquafun Centre
Cost: $267.25

**All applicants must be 13 yrs of age or older **

Please contact the Aquafun Centre for more information: (403)223-5544 ext. 3

National Lifeguard - Pool Option

The primary role of the National Lifeguard is the prevention of emergency situations and the timely and effective resolution of emergencies. The National Lifeguard certification prepares lifeguards to fulfill this role as professional facilitators of safe, enjoyable aquatics in a pool setting. 

The National Lifeguard program develops the basic lifeguarding skills, principles, and decision-making process to help lifeguards evaluate and adapt to different aquatic facilities and emergencies. 

Pre-requisite: Bronze Cross, Standard First Aid and a minimum of 16 years of age.

April 20-22 & 27-29, 2018
Fri 4-9 PM
Sat & Sun 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Taber Aquafun Centre
Cost: $351.75

For more information, please contact the Aquafun Centre at (403)223-5544 ext.3

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