National Lifeguard Certification: Loading Price...
Lifesaving Society - National Lifeguard - July 20 - 21 & 27 - 28, 2019
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|Sat, Jul 20 2019 at 12:30 PM until 7:00 PM||Sat, Jul 20 2019||12:30 PM to 7:00 PM||Studio I|
|Sun, Jul 21 2019 at 10:00 AM until 7:00 PM||Sun, Jul 21 2019||10:00 AM to 7:00 PM||Studio II|
|Sat, Jul 27 2019 at 10:00 AM until 7:00 PM||Sat, Jul 27 2019||10:00 AM to 7:00 PM||Studio II|
|Sun, Jul 28 2019 at 10:00 AM until 7:00 PM||Sun, Jul 28 2019||10:00 AM to 7:00 PM||Studio II|
Description: The 40 hours NL course is for lifesavers qualified with the bronze cross and Standard First Aid-CPR –C awards, and it covers the necessary skills for becoming a lifeguard. This certification is the standard measurement of lifeguard performance in Canada. This course is designed to develop sound understanding of lifeguarding principles, good judgement and mature, responsible attitude toward the roles of the lifeguard. The program emphasizes teamwork, leadership, communications, and the prevention of accidents and the treatment of medical emergencies. Candidates are also required to purchase a FOX-40 whistle and bring it with them the first day of the course. Prerequisites: Minimum age 16 years by last day of course, Bronze Cross and current Standard First Aid certificate dated no more than two years from the certification date and certified by the Ontario Public Pools Regulation (565/90). The accepted agencies for SFA are the Lifesaving Society, Canadian Red Cross, St. John’s Ambulance and Canadian Ski Patrol.