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

  • Junior Lifeguard Club

    • Junior Lifeguard Club Sep 27 to Dec 13 04:45 PM-05:45 PM Available
      The Lifesaving Society’s Junior Lifeguard Club accommodates 8-15 year olds of different abilities. Youths are encouraged to develop skills based on personal bests in swimming, lifesaving, fitness, knowledge, leadership and teamwork. The club provides high activity challenges in an energetic learning environment in the pool and on the deck.
      No Classes Oct 11th & Nov 08th,2019.
      601651
      Fri from Sep 27 to Dec 13 (10 Sessions)
      04:45 PM-05:45 PM
      Aquatics - Leadership Training
    • Junior Lifeguard Club Jan 10 to Apr 03 05:00 PM-06:00 PM Available
      The Lifesaving Society’s Junior Lifeguard Club accommodates 8-15 year olds of different abilities. Youths are encouraged to develop skills based on personal bests in swimming, lifesaving, fitness, knowledge, leadership and teamwork. The club provides high activity challenges in an energetic learning environment in the pool and on the deck.
      No Classes Feb 14th & 28th,2020.
      602092
      Fri from Jan 10 to Apr 03 (11 Sessions)
      05:00 PM-06:00 PM
      Aquatics - Leadership Training
  • Red Cross Stay Safe

    • Red Cross Stay Safe Course Jan 17 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.
      602100
      Fri Jan 17 (1 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-02:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
    • 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

  • Junior Lifeguard Club

    • Junior Lifeguard Club Sep 27 to Dec 13 04:45 PM-05:45 PM Available
      The Lifesaving Society’s Junior Lifeguard Club accommodates 8-15 year olds of different abilities. Youths are encouraged to develop skills based on personal bests in swimming, lifesaving, fitness, knowledge, leadership and teamwork. The club provides high activity challenges in an energetic learning environment in the pool and on the deck.
      No Classes Oct 11th & Nov 08th,2019.
      601651
      Fri from Sep 27 to Dec 13 (10 Sessions)
      04:45 PM-05:45 PM
      Aquatics - Leadership Training
    • Junior Lifeguard Club Jan 10 to Apr 03 05:00 PM-06:00 PM Available
      The Lifesaving Society’s Junior Lifeguard Club accommodates 8-15 year olds of different abilities. Youths are encouraged to develop skills based on personal bests in swimming, lifesaving, fitness, knowledge, leadership and teamwork. The club provides high activity challenges in an energetic learning environment in the pool and on the deck.
      No Classes Feb 14th & 28th,2020.
      602092
      Fri from Jan 10 to Apr 03 (11 Sessions)
      05:00 PM-06:00 PM
      Aquatics - Leadership Training
  • Lifesaving Society Bronze Medallion

    • Bronze Medallion/ Bronze Cross Combination Course Jan 17 to Jan 19 09:00 AM-05:30 PM Available
      This fast paced course is designed for quick learners and experienced swimmers to complete both Bronze Medallion & Bronze Cross certifications in one course.

      For further details on the course information please see Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross descriptions.
      602093
      Fri, Sat, Sun from Jan 17 to Jan 19 (3 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:30 PM
      Syncrude Aquatic Center - Timing Room
    • Bronze Medallion/ Bronze Cross Combination Course Feb 25 to Feb 27 09:00 AM-05:30 PM Available
      This fast paced course is designed for quick learners and experienced swimmers to complete both Bronze Medallion & Bronze Cross certifications in one course.

      For further details on the course information please see Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross descriptions.
      602094
      Tue, Wed, Thu from Feb 25 to Feb 27 (3 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:30 PM
      Syncrude Aquatic Center - Timing Room
    • Bronze Medallion/ Bronze Cross Combination Course Mar 13 to Mar 15 09:00 AM-05:30 PM Available
      This fast paced course is designed for quick learners and experienced swimmers to complete both Bronze Medallion & Bronze Cross certifications in one course.

      For further details on the course information please see Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross descriptions.
      602095
      Fri, Sat, Sun from Mar 13 to Mar 15 (3 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:30 PM
      Syncrude Aquatic Center - Timing Room
  • Red Cross Babysitting

    • Red Cross Babysitting Course Dec 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
      601661
      Fri Dec 13 (1 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
    • Red Cross Babysitting Course Jan 31 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
      602102
      Fri Jan 31 (1 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
    • 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 Jan 25 to Jan 26 09:00 AM-05:00 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.
      602104
      Sat, Sun from Jan 25 to Jan 26 (2 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
    • Red Cross Child Care First Aid with CPR-C Training Feb 04 to Feb 05 09:00 AM-05:30 PM Available
      Comprehensive two-day course offering lifesaving first aid skills, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills, and injury prevention skills and knowledge, with a focus on childhood injuries and illnesses. Includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines and meets legislation requirements for provincial/territorial early childhood education and day care worker safety requirements.
      602106
      Tue, Wed from Feb 04 to Feb 05 (2 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:30 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
    • Red Cross Standard First Aid - AED & CPR-C Mar 21 to Mar 22 09:00 AM-05:00 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-05:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
  • Red Cross Stay Safe

    • Red Cross Stay Safe Course Jan 17 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.
      602100
      Fri Jan 17 (1 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-02:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
    • 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 Jan 31 09:00 AM-01:00 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.
      602098
      Fri Jan 31 (1 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-01:00 PM
      Syncrude Aquatic Centre at MIP
    • 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

  • Junior Lifeguard Club

    • Junior Lifeguard Club Sep 27 to Dec 13 04:45 PM-05:45 PM Available
      The Lifesaving Society’s Junior Lifeguard Club accommodates 8-15 year olds of different abilities. Youths are encouraged to develop skills based on personal bests in swimming, lifesaving, fitness, knowledge, leadership and teamwork. The club provides high activity challenges in an energetic learning environment in the pool and on the deck.
      No Classes Oct 11th & Nov 08th,2019.
      601651
      Fri from Sep 27 to Dec 13 (10 Sessions)
      04:45 PM-05:45 PM
      Aquatics - Leadership Training
    • Junior Lifeguard Club Jan 10 to Apr 03 05:00 PM-06:00 PM Available
      The Lifesaving Society’s Junior Lifeguard Club accommodates 8-15 year olds of different abilities. Youths are encouraged to develop skills based on personal bests in swimming, lifesaving, fitness, knowledge, leadership and teamwork. The club provides high activity challenges in an energetic learning environment in the pool and on the deck.
      No Classes Feb 14th & 28th,2020.
      602092
      Fri from Jan 10 to Apr 03 (11 Sessions)
      05:00 PM-06:00 PM
      Aquatics - Leadership Training
  • Lifesaving Society Bronze Medallion

    • Bronze Medallion/ Bronze Cross Combination Course Jan 17 to Jan 19 09:00 AM-05:30 PM Available
      This fast paced course is designed for quick learners and experienced swimmers to complete both Bronze Medallion & Bronze Cross certifications in one course.

      For further details on the course information please see Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross descriptions.
      602093
      Fri, Sat, Sun from Jan 17 to Jan 19 (3 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:30 PM
      Syncrude Aquatic Center - Timing Room
    • Bronze Medallion/ Bronze Cross Combination Course Feb 25 to Feb 27 09:00 AM-05:30 PM Available
      This fast paced course is designed for quick learners and experienced swimmers to complete both Bronze Medallion & Bronze Cross certifications in one course.

      For further details on the course information please see Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross descriptions.
      602094
      Tue, Wed, Thu from Feb 25 to Feb 27 (3 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:30 PM
      Syncrude Aquatic Center - Timing Room
    • Bronze Medallion/ Bronze Cross Combination Course Mar 13 to Mar 15 09:00 AM-05:30 PM Available
      This fast paced course is designed for quick learners and experienced swimmers to complete both Bronze Medallion & Bronze Cross certifications in one course.

      For further details on the course information please see Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross descriptions.
      602095
      Fri, Sat, Sun from Mar 13 to Mar 15 (3 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:30 PM
      Syncrude Aquatic Center - Timing Room
  • National Lifeguard (Pool Option)

    • National Lifeguard - Pool Feb 24 to Feb 28 09:00 AM-05:30 PM Available
      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 Jan 25 to Jan 26 09:00 AM-05:00 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.
      602104
      Sat, Sun from Jan 25 to Jan 26 (2 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
    • Red Cross Child Care First Aid with CPR-C Training Feb 04 to Feb 05 09:00 AM-05:30 PM Available
      Comprehensive two-day course offering lifesaving first aid skills, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills, and injury prevention skills and knowledge, with a focus on childhood injuries and illnesses. Includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines and meets legislation requirements for provincial/territorial early childhood education and day care worker safety requirements.
      602106
      Tue, Wed from Feb 04 to Feb 05 (2 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:30 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
    • Red Cross Standard First Aid - AED & CPR-C Mar 21 to Mar 22 09:00 AM-05:00 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-05:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
  • Red Cross Standard First Aid & CPR Recertification

    • Red Cross Standard First Aid & CPR Recertification Jan 24 09:00 AM-03:00 PM Available
      Standard First Aid Recertification - Must have proof of current Standard First Aid with CPR-C on the date of course.
      602107
      Fri Jan 24 (1 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-03:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
    • Red Cross Standard First Aid & CPR Recertification Mar 27 09:00 AM-03:00 PM Available
      Standard First Aid Recertification - Must have proof of current Standard First Aid with CPR-C on the date of course.
      602108
      Fri Mar 27 (1 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-03:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
  • Red Cross Stay Safe

    • Red Cross Stay Safe Course Jan 17 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.
      602100
      Fri Jan 17 (1 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-02:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
    • 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