Aquatics Training & Courses

Use your skills to make a difference, and find a career you love! Aquatic Leadership Training, can set you on a path to becoming a Slide Attendant, Assistant Lifeguard, Lifeguard or Water Safety Instructor. Kick start your career today!

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Lifeguard Training Programs

  • National Lifeguard (Pool Option)

    • National Lifeguard - Pool Nov 18 to Nov 27 09:00 AM-05:00 PM Available
      National Lifeguard - The National Lifeguard certification is Canada's professional lifeguard standard. National Lifeguard training develops a sound understanding of lifeguarding principles, good judgment, and a mature and responsible attitude towards the lifeguard's role. National Lifeguard training emphasizes prevention and effective rescue response in emergencies including first aid treatment. Candidates develop teamwork, leadership and communication skills. Fitness requirements include a timed object recovery, 50 m sprint challenge, 50 m rescue drill and 400 m endurance challenge.

      Prerequisites: minimum 16 years of age, Bronze Cross, and Standard First Aid/CPR C.
      Course dates and times below:
      Friday Nov 18th 5-9pm
      Saturday Nov 19th 9-5pm
      Sunday Nov 20th 9-5pm
      Friday Nov 25th 5-9pm
      Saturday Nov 26th 9-5pm
      Sunday Nov 27th 9-5pm

      608126
      Fri, Sat, Sun from Nov 18 to Nov 27 (6 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:00 PM
      Syncrude Aquatic Centre