BRONZE STAR

PLEASE CALL THE OFFICE AT 905-339-3000 TO FIND OUT AVAILABILITY OF COURSES BEING OFFERED.

Bronze Star is excellent preparation for success in Bronze Medallion. Participants develop problem-solving and decision-making skills individually and in partners. Candidates learn CPR and develop the lifesaving skills needed to be their own lifeguard. Includes a timed 400 m swim.

Prerequisite: None (Swim Patrol experience recommended.)

Evaluation & certification: Current Lifesaving Instructors evaluate all items and certify candidates. The Lifesaving Society deems its certifications to be “current” for 24 months from the certification date.

Candidate recognition: Bronze Star medal, Bronze Star Award crest, certification card.

Upcoming Bronze Star

Weekend Course
Date & Time :
Saturday April 27 2019  2:00pm-8:00pm
Sunday April 28 2019 9:00am-1:00pm
Price: $110 +tax
* Books not included but can be purchased at the Swim Academy

Week long program

Date & Time:
Tuesday July 9 2019 – Friday July 12 2019
9:00am-1:00pm
Price: $110 +tax
* Books not included but can be purchased at the Swim Academy

 

BRONZE MEDALLION & BRONZE CROSS

PLEASE CALL THE OFFICE AT 905-339-3000 TO FIND OUT AVAILABILITY OF COURSES BEING OFFERED.

Bronze Medallion you must be 13 years of age OR have Bronze Star.

Bronze Cross you must have Bronze Medallion.

Some classroom work and pool practice every day for both courses.

Are you interested in becoming a Lifeguard or Swim Instructor? These are the first 2 steps.

We HIRE many staff from within our Bronze Cross courses as assistants in our facility.

Upcoming Programs & Dates

Bronze Medallion

Upcoming Bronze Medallion & Emergency First Aid

Long Weekend Crash Course
Date: May 18-20
Time: Saturday: 12:00-9:00, Sunday 9:00-5:00 and Monday 10:00-4:00
Price: $210 +tax
* Books not included but can be purchased at the Swim Academy

Upcoming Bronze Medallion & Emergency First Aid

Week Long Summer Course
Date: July 15-19 2019
Time: Monday-Thursday 10:00-3:00 Friday 2:00-5:30
Price: $210 +tax
* Books not included but can be purchased at the Swim Academy

Upcoming Bronze Medallion & Emergency First Aid

Weekend Crash Course
Date: July 26-28 2019
Time: Friday: 4:30 – 9:00 Saturday: 9:00-9:00, Sunday 9:00-9:00
Price: $210 +tax
* Books not included but can be purchased at the Swim Academy

Bronze Cross

Upcoming Bronze Cross and Standard First Aid

Weekend Crash Course
Date: June 7-9 2019
Time: Friday: 4:00-9:00, Saturday and Sunday 9:00-9:00
Price: $230 +tax
* Books not included but can be purchased at the Swim Academy

Upcoming Bronze Cross and Standard First Aid

Week Long Summer Course
Date: July 22-26 2019
Time: Monday-Thursday 10:00-3:00 Friday: 12:00-3:30
Price: $230 +tax
* Books not included but can be purchased at the Swim Academy

Upcoming Bronze Cross and Standard First Aid

Weekend Crash Course
Date: August 16-18
Time: Friday: 1:00-9:00, Saturday 10:00-8:00 and Sunday 10:00-7:00
Price: $230 +tax
* Books not included but can be purchased at the Swim Academy

LIFE SAVING SOCIETY SWIM INSTRUCTORS

PLEASE CALL THE OFFICE AT 905-339-3000 TO FIND OUT AVAILABILITY OF COURSES BEING OFFERED.

The Lifesaving Society Swim Instructor course prepares the instructor to teach and evaluate the swimming strokes and related skills found in the Lifesaving Society Swim for Life program. Candidates acquire proven teaching methods, planning skills, and a variety of stroke development drills and correction techniques.

LSS Assistant Instructors Prerequisites: 14 years of age by the end of the course; Bronze Cross or higher certification (need not be current).

LSS Instructors Prerequisites: 16 years of age by the end of the course; Bronze Cross certification (need not be current).

We HIRE many staff from within our Assistant and Swim Instructors courses as instructors in our facility.

Upcoming LSS Assistant Swim Instructors Courses

Assitant LSS Swim Instructors

Week Long Summer Course
Date: August 13-15
Time:Tuesday-Thursday 10:00-4:00
Price: $120 +tax
*Price does not include materials needed however can be purchased at The Swim Academy.

Upcoming LSS Swim Instructors Courses

Week Long Summer Course
LSS Instructors
Date: August 20 – 23
Time: Tuesday – Friday 10:00-2:30
Price: $180 +tax
*Price does not include materials needed however can be purchased at The Swim Academy.