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

 

JrX LIFEGUARD CLUB

Day & Time:  Sunday  12-23rd 5-630pm
Course dates: January 12-23, 2020
JrX FEE. 65.00 + tax 
Registration:  Welcome Desk located at Alumni Aquatic Centre
Prerequisite:  no prereqisites

BRONZE CROSS

Registration Deadline:  January 8, 2020


Course dates: January 10 (5pm-9pm),  January 11 (9am-5pm), January 12 (9am-5pm)
Bronze Cross fee: $180.00 + tax  (*discount available if you have current manual, $150 + tax)
Registration:  Welcome Desk located at Alumni Aquatic Centre

Prerequisite: * book is mandatory for course, Bronze Medallion  (Certifications must be current), 100% attendance required

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:   January 27, 2020

Day and Time: January 29th (5pm-930pm), February 5th (5pm-930pm), February 8th (9am-5pm), February 9th (9am-5pm), February 12th (5pm-930pm), February 19th (5pm-930pm), February 26th (5pm-930pm), March 4th (5pm-930pm), March 11 (5pm-930pm), March 18 (5pm-930pm)

First Aid: Standard First Aid plus AED

Prerequisite: 100% attendance required, Pre-requisites Bronze Cross and 16 years of age

Fee: $300.00 plus applicable taxes
 
Registration: Welcome Desk located at Alumni Aquatic Centre

NATIONAL LIFEGUARD SERVICE (NLS)- Recertification

Session 1:  Sunday, January 26, 2020
Time:
 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (includes examination) 
Registration: at Welcome Desk

Prerequisite: NLS award, SFA
Fee: $140.00 regular rate / $100.00 member/Xstudent rate (plus applicable taxes)