Certifications & Leadership

Babysitting Training, First Aid, Swim Instructor and Lifeguard Training, AFLCA and more

AFLCA Exercise Theory Certification

This class is for general interest or as a prerequisite for certification in group exercise, aquatics, resistance training or older adult specialities. Manual included in the price.

AFLCA Resistance Training Certification

Learn how to instruct weight-room participants in exercise technique, program design, safety considerations, training methods and techniques. Manual included in the price.

Babysitter Training Course

This Canadian Red Cross course includes skills for caring for infants and toddlers, babysitters' rights and responsibilities, safety and emergencies. As a babysitter in training, you must attend the entire course and pass a written exam to receive a participation card. With scheduled non-instructional breaks, course length may vary.

Bronze Star

Bronze Star is the pre-Bronze Medallion training standard and excellent preparation for success in Bronze Medallion. In Bronze Star, participants develop problem-solving and decision-making skills as individuals and with partners. They learn CPR and develop Water Smart® confidence and the lifesaving skills needed to be their own personal lifeguard. Includes CPR A and AED.

Bronze Medallion

Bronze Medallion Award teaches an understanding of the lifesaving principles embodied in the four components of water rescue education: judgment, knowledge, skill, and fitness. Rescuers learn tows and carries, and defence and release methods in preparation for challenging rescues of increased risk involving conscious and unconscious victims of various types. Lifesavers develop stroke efficiency and endurance in a timed swim. Includes CPR A and AED. Prerequisite: Bronze Star or 13 years old.

Bronze Cross

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 and AED. Prerequisite: Bronze Medallion.