Prerequisites: 15 yrs + Swim Instructor
This course prepares individuals to organize, plan, teach and evaluate lifesaving and First Aid skills and resuscitation techniques in the Society’s Lifesaving and First Aid awards. Successful candidates receive two certification cards: Lifesaving Instructor and Emergency First Aid Instructor. Current Lifesaving Instructors are certified to teach; Canadian Swim Patrol Program, Bronze Star, Bronze Medallion, Bronze Cross, Lifesaving Fitness, Distinction, Basic and Emergency First Aid, CPR.
To remain certified, Instructors, Examiners and Trainers must recertify their award within 24 months of the certification or last recertification date. This is done through the Lifesaving Society, learn more here.