How to become a lifeguard

To register for Lifesaving society courses please contact our welcome desk at 902-867-2181.
QUESTIONS?  email aquatics@stfx.ca or call 902-867-2182

 

NATIONAL LIFEGUARD SERVICE (NLS)- Recertification

Session 1:  September 22, 2019
Time:
 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (includes examination) 
Registration: at Welcome Desk

Prerequisite: NLS award, SFA
Fee: $140.00 regular rate / $105.00 member/Xstudent rate (plus applicable taxes)

BRONZE STAR and BRONZE MEDALLION COURSE:

Registration Deadline:  September 15th, 2019

Day & Time:  Wednesday evenings, 5pm - 9pm
Course dates: September 18 - October 9, 2019

Bronze Star fee: $120.00 + tax 
Bronze Medallion fee: $180.00 + tax  
Registration:  Welcome Desk located at Alumni Aquatic Centre

Prerequisite: 100% attendance, no prereqisites

 

BRONZE CROSS

Registration Deadline:  October 23, 2019

Day & Time:  Wednesday evenings, 5pm - 9pm
Course dates: September 18 - October 9, 2019 
Bronze Cross fee: $180.00 + tax  
Registration:  Welcome Desk located at Alumni Aquatic Centre

 Prerequisite: * book is mandatory for course, Bronze Medallion  (Certifications must be current)

NATIONAL LIFEGUARD SERVICE (NLS)

the only national recognized lifeguard training program, essential for the lifesaver who wishes to work at a facility as a lifeguard.  This course deals with the principles of lifeguarding, teamwork, communication, and emergency procedures.

Registration Deadline:  

Course Details: TBA
Includes:  Standard first aid and CPR/AED

Prerequisite: Bronze Cross, and 16+ years of age
Fee: 
$300.00 plus applicable taxes
 
Registration: at Welcome Desk