Training & Courses

Get the training you need to ensure safety for those around you! Are you looking to make a career move and need first aid training or various lifeguard courses? Would you like to ensure your child is safe at home? We have training courses developed to meet these needs. Our professional staff teach various Lifesaving Society Lifeguarding courses and Red Cross First Aid courses for ages 8 and up.

Child Programs

  • Red Cross Stay Safe

    • Red Cross Stay Safe Course Aug 06 09:00 AM-02:00 PM Available
      The Canadian Red Cross Stay Safe Course teaches children to be responsible for their own safety when they are home alone or out by themselves. Children learn basic first aid, safety skill, good decision making, and how to stay safe in both expected and unexpected situations. For youth 9-13 years old.
      603296
      Fri Aug 06 (1 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-02:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
    • Red Cross Stay Safe Course Aug 19 09:00 AM-02:00 PM Available
      The Canadian Red Cross Stay Safe Course teaches children to be responsible for their own safety when they are home alone or out by themselves. Children learn basic first aid, safety skill, good decision making, and how to stay safe in both expected and unexpected situations. For youth 9-13 years old.
      603297
      Thu Aug 19 (1 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-02:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training

Youth Programs

Lifeguard Training Programs

  • Lifesaving Society Bronze Cross

    • Bronze Cross Aug 03 to Aug 05 09:00 AM-05:00 PM Available
      Bronze Cross is designed for lifesavers who want the challenge of more advanced training including an introduction to safe supervision in aquatic facilities. Bronze Cross is a prerequisite for all advanced training programs, including National Lifeguard and Instructor certification. Includes CPR-C.

      Prerequisite(s):Able to swim 600 metres & Bronze Medallion (need not be current).
      603287
      Tue, Wed, Thu from Aug 03 to Aug 05 (3 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:00 PM
      Aquatics - Training Pool B
  • National Lifeguard (Pool Option)

    • National Lifeguard - Pool Aug 09 to Aug 13 09:00 AM-05:00 PM Available
      National Lifeguard - The National Lifeguard certification is Canada's professional lifeguard standard. National Lifeguard training develops a sound understanding of lifeguarding principles, good judgment, and a mature and responsible attitude towards the lifeguard's role. National Lifeguard training emphasizes prevention and effective rescue response in emergencies including first aid treatment. Candidates develop teamwork, leadership and communication skills. Fitness requirements include a timed object recovery, 50 m sprint challenge, 50 m rescue drill and 400 m endurance challenge.

      Prerequisites: minimum 16 years of age, Bronze Cross, and Standard First Aid.

      603289
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Aug 09 to Aug 13 (5 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:00 PM
      Syncrude Aquatic Centre at MIP

First Aid Training Programs

  • Red Cross Babysitting

    • Red Cross Babysitting Course Aug 17 09:00 AM-05:00 PM Available
      Become a professional babysitter! The Canadian Red Cross Babysitting Course teaches basic first aid and caregiving skills for youth ages 11-15.
      Change a diaper, prepare meals, play games, prevent injuries, keep children safe and handle emergencies. Learning these skills can be easy and fun with the Red Cross Babysitting Course
      603295
      Tue Aug 17 (1 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
  • Red Cross First Aid & CPR

    • Red Cross Standard First Aid & CPR Recertification Aug 18 09:00 AM-05:00 PM Available
      Standard First Aid Recertification - Must have proof of current Standard First Aid with CPR-C on the date of course.
      603293
      Wed Aug 18 (1 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
    • Red Cross Standard First Aid - AED & CPR-C Aug 24 to Aug 25 09:00 AM-05:00 PM Available
      Comprehensive two-day course offering first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for those who need training due to work requirements or who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home. Includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines. Meets federal and a variety of provincial/territorial regulations for Standard First Aid and CPR. Includes injury prevention content, CPR and AED.
      603291
      Tue, Wed from Aug 24 to Aug 25 (2 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
  • Red Cross Stay Safe

    • Red Cross Stay Safe Course Aug 06 09:00 AM-02:00 PM Available
      The Canadian Red Cross Stay Safe Course teaches children to be responsible for their own safety when they are home alone or out by themselves. Children learn basic first aid, safety skill, good decision making, and how to stay safe in both expected and unexpected situations. For youth 9-13 years old.
      603296
      Fri Aug 06 (1 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-02:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
    • Red Cross Stay Safe Course Aug 19 09:00 AM-02:00 PM Available
      The Canadian Red Cross Stay Safe Course teaches children to be responsible for their own safety when they are home alone or out by themselves. Children learn basic first aid, safety skill, good decision making, and how to stay safe in both expected and unexpected situations. For youth 9-13 years old.
      603297
      Thu Aug 19 (1 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-02:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training

Adult Programs

  • Lifesaving Society Bronze Cross

    • Bronze Cross Aug 03 to Aug 05 09:00 AM-05:00 PM Available
      Bronze Cross is designed for lifesavers who want the challenge of more advanced training including an introduction to safe supervision in aquatic facilities. Bronze Cross is a prerequisite for all advanced training programs, including National Lifeguard and Instructor certification. Includes CPR-C.

      Prerequisite(s):Able to swim 600 metres & Bronze Medallion (need not be current).
      603287
      Tue, Wed, Thu from Aug 03 to Aug 05 (3 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:00 PM
      Aquatics - Training Pool B
  • National Lifeguard (Pool Option)

    • National Lifeguard - Pool Aug 09 to Aug 13 09:00 AM-05:00 PM Available
      National Lifeguard - The National Lifeguard certification is Canada's professional lifeguard standard. National Lifeguard training develops a sound understanding of lifeguarding principles, good judgment, and a mature and responsible attitude towards the lifeguard's role. National Lifeguard training emphasizes prevention and effective rescue response in emergencies including first aid treatment. Candidates develop teamwork, leadership and communication skills. Fitness requirements include a timed object recovery, 50 m sprint challenge, 50 m rescue drill and 400 m endurance challenge.

      Prerequisites: minimum 16 years of age, Bronze Cross, and Standard First Aid.

      603289
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Aug 09 to Aug 13 (5 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:00 PM
      Syncrude Aquatic Centre at MIP
  • Red Cross First Aid & CPR

    • Red Cross Standard First Aid & CPR Recertification Aug 18 09:00 AM-05:00 PM Available
      Standard First Aid Recertification - Must have proof of current Standard First Aid with CPR-C on the date of course.
      603293
      Wed Aug 18 (1 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training
    • Red Cross Standard First Aid - AED & CPR-C Aug 24 to Aug 25 09:00 AM-05:00 PM Available
      Comprehensive two-day course offering first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for those who need training due to work requirements or who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home. Includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines. Meets federal and a variety of provincial/territorial regulations for Standard First Aid and CPR. Includes injury prevention content, CPR and AED.
      603291
      Tue, Wed from Aug 24 to Aug 25 (2 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-05:00 PM
      Aquatics - First Aid Training