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August 16 - September 01, 2022

Bronze Medallion

Margaret Grant Pool/Piscine • 685 Dalhousie Dr. WinnipegMBCanada  R3T 3Y2 Organized by City of Winnipeg
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We're sorry, but this activity is over. The last meeting was Thursday, September 1, 2022.

Bronze Medallion teaches lifesaving principles, incorporating the four components of water rescue educa­tion: judgement, knowledge, skill and fitness. Participants learn tows, carries and release methods in prepa­ration for challenging rescues of increasing risk. They also learn to respond to increasingly complex situa­tions, involving conscious and unconscious victims, in contact and non-contact rescues. Swimming strokes have been reintroduced with a focus on lifesaving kicks and head-up strokes. Endurance swim of 400 meters in 12 minutes is required for successful completion of this level. Successful participants receive the Bronze Medallion and Lifesaving CPR B awards.100 % attendance and participation is recommended. Prerequisites: Under age 13: Bronze Star completed by the first day of the course Age 13 and up: Bronze Star not required, must be 13 years of age by the last date of the course, must provide proof of age Next Level: Lifesaving - Bronze Cross


Endurance swim of 400 meters in 12 minutes is required for successful completion of this level.

Successful participants receive the Bronze Medallion and Lifesaving CPR B awards.

100 % attendance and participation is recommended.

Prerequisites:

Under age 13: Bronze Star completed by the first day of the course

Age 13 and up: Bronze Star not required, must be 13 years of age by the last date of the course, must provide proof of age

Next Level: Lifesaving - Bronze Cross

Participants are required to purchase the following non-refundable items:

* the Canadian Lifesaving Manual - approximate cost $43.00

* a Leadership Starter Kit (gloves, whistle, mouth barrier) - approximate cost $26.00

Thank you for your cooperation!

Secondary Category

Lifesaving

Location

MGP - Lane 1 at Margaret Grant Pool/Piscine

Instructor

To Be Determined

When

August 16 - September 01, 2022

4:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Tuesday, Thursday

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Age and Gender

Ages 12-255 · Co-Ed

Location

Margaret Grant Pool/Piscine

685 Dalhousie Dr. WinnipegMBCanada  R3T 3Y2

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