Training & Courses

Get the training you need to ensure safety for those around you! Are you looking to make a career move and need first aid training or various lifeguard courses? Would you like to ensure your child is safe at home? We have training courses developed to meet these needs. Our professional staff teach various Lifesaving Society Lifeguarding courses and Red Cross First Aid courses for ages 8 and up.

Child Programs

  • Red Cross Stay Safe

    • Red Cross Stay Safe Course Mar 27 09:00 AM-02:00 PM Available
      The Canadian Red Cross Stay Safe Course teaches children to be responsible for their own safety when they are home alone or out by themselves. Children learn basic first aid, safety skill, good decision making, and how to stay safe in both expected and unexpected situations. For youth 9-13 years old.
      602101
      Fri Mar 27 (1 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-02:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training

Youth Programs

  • Red Cross Babysitting

    • Red Cross Babysitting Course Mar 13 09:00 AM-05:00 PM Available
      Become a professional babysitter! The Canadian Red Cross Babysitting Course teaches basic first aid and caregiving skills for youth ages 11-15.
      Change a diaper, prepare meals, play games, prevent injuries, keep children safe and handle emergencies. Learning these skills can be easy and fun with the Red Cross Babysitting Course
      602103
      Fri Mar 13 (1 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
  • Red Cross Standard First Aid & AED & CPR-C

    • Red Cross Standard First Aid - AED & CPR-C Mar 21 to Mar 22 09:00 AM-05:30 PM Available
      Comprehensive two-day course offering first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for those who need training due to work requirements or who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home. Includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines. Meets federal and a variety of provincial/territorial regulations for Standard First Aid and CPR. Includes injury prevention content, CPR and AED.
      602105
      Sat, Sun from Mar 21 to Mar 22 (2 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:30 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
  • Red Cross Stay Safe

    • Red Cross Stay Safe Course Mar 27 09:00 AM-02:00 PM Available
      The Canadian Red Cross Stay Safe Course teaches children to be responsible for their own safety when they are home alone or out by themselves. Children learn basic first aid, safety skill, good decision making, and how to stay safe in both expected and unexpected situations. For youth 9-13 years old.
      602101
      Fri Mar 27 (1 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-02:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
  • Water Safety Instructor

    • Red Cross Water Safety Instructor – Step 1 Mar 13 05:00 PM-09:00 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 to be determined.
      602099
      Fri Mar 13 (1 Sessions)
      05:00 PM-09:00 PM
      Syncrude Aquatic Centre at MIP

Lifeguard Training Programs

  • National Lifeguard (Pool Option)

    • National Lifeguard - Pool Feb 24 to Feb 28 09:00 AM-05:30 PM Unavailable
      National Lifeguard (NL) – Pool Option
      National Lifeguard (NL) certification is recognized as the standard for lifeguards in Canada. NL
      training develops the basic lifeguarding skills, principles and decision making process to help lifeguards
      create a safe and enjoyable facility. This course teaches lifeguards to prevent emergencies and if
      necessary respond effectively.
      Prerequisite(s): 16 years of age, Bronze Cross and current Standard First Aid with C CPR & AED.
      602096
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Feb 24 to Feb 28 (5 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:30 PM
      Syncrude Aquatic Center - Timing Room
  • National Lifeguard (Pool) Recert Exam

    • NL Recertification Feb 28 12:00 PM-05:30 PM Available
      National Lifeguard (NL) Recertification Exam
      National Lifeguard (NLS) certification is current for a period of two years from the date of the exam. This
      recertification exam retests all skill items as well as provides any updated information. Successful
      completion of this exam will extend the certification for another two years.
      602097
      Fri Feb 28 (1 Sessions)
      12:00 PM-05:30 PM
      Syncrude Aquatic Center - Timing Room

First Aid Training Programs

  • Red Cross Standard First Aid & AED & CPR-C

    • Red Cross Standard First Aid - AED & CPR-C Mar 21 to Mar 22 09:00 AM-05:30 PM Available
      Comprehensive two-day course offering first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for those who need training due to work requirements or who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home. Includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines. Meets federal and a variety of provincial/territorial regulations for Standard First Aid and CPR. Includes injury prevention content, CPR and AED.
      602105
      Sat, Sun from Mar 21 to Mar 22 (2 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:30 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
  • Red Cross Stay Safe

    • Red Cross Stay Safe Course Mar 27 09:00 AM-02:00 PM Available
      The Canadian Red Cross Stay Safe Course teaches children to be responsible for their own safety when they are home alone or out by themselves. Children learn basic first aid, safety skill, good decision making, and how to stay safe in both expected and unexpected situations. For youth 9-13 years old.
      602101
      Fri Mar 27 (1 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-02:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training