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January 10 - February 14, 2024

Lifesaving Instructor

Pan Am Pool • 25 Poseidon Bay WinnipegMBCanada  R3M 3E4 Organized by City of Winnipeg
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We're sorry, but this activity is over. The last meeting was Wednesday, February 14, 2024.

The Lifesaving Instructor program is a 24-hour course that trains participants to teach and examine Bronze Star, Bronze Medallion, and Bronze Cross. This program includes classroom and water activities - 100% attendance and participation are required.

Completion Criteria:

Attend and participate in 100 % of the course.

Successfully demonstrate competency in required skills, activities and final evaluation.


Pre-Course Requirements:

15 years of age.

Bronze Cross (or higher)


Next Lifesaving Level:

National Lifeguard (NL), and Swim for Life Instructor


The Lifesaving Instructor binder (approximately $113.40 - non-refundable), Canadian Lifesaving manual (approximate cost $ 50.40 -non-refundable), and a Leadership Kit are required for this course. Binders, manuals, and kits are available for sale at the location the course is being held.

The program includes classroom and water activities 100% attendance and participation are required.

Awards are mailed to successful participants by the Lifesaving Society. Certification of this award is for 2 years.


Awards are mailed to successful candidates by the Lifesaving Society.Participants must give prerequisites to the instructor on the first day of class. Program includes classroom and water activities -100 % attendance and participation are required.Manuals required for the course (available at the pool):• Canadian Lifesaving Manual - approximate cost $ 50.40 • Lifesaving Instructor Kit- approximate cost $ 113.40.
The following items must be purchased in order to participate • 1 CPR pocket mask with a 1-way valve• 1 whistle (recommended Fox 40)• 6 pairs of latex-free gloves• 2 roller gauzes• 5 triangular bandages• 10 gauze pads• 1 golf pencil • 1 silver mylar blanket.
You may choose to purchase a leadership kit ($37.96) containing these supplies at this facility or alternatively, you may purchase them on your own. Program includes classroom and water activities -100 % attendance and participation are required.

Secondary Category

Lifeguarding

Location

PAP - Poseidon Room - 3rd Floor at Pan Am Pool

Instructor

Brian Derkach
Jayda Brandt
Arnold Juan
Hayden Winstone
Richard Siwik

When

January 10 - February 14, 2024

5:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Wednesday

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Age and Gender

Ages 15-255 · Co-Ed

Location

Pan Am Pool

25 Poseidon Bay WinnipegMBCanada  R3M 3E4

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