Kelowna Family YMCA - Aquatic Certifications

Jul 16 - Jul 19
9:30 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Bronze Medallion & CPR-A

Ages 13+

Learn the four components of water rescues — judgment, knowledge, skill and fitness. Students learn self-rescue techniques; defense and release methods; and tows and carries in preparation for challenging rescues involving conscious and unconscious victims, including spinal injuries and circulatory emergencies. Lifesavers develop stroke efficiency and endurance in a timed swim (500m in 1...

Member: 25% off non-member fee + Canadian Lifesaving Manual ($40)
Non-Member: $150 + Canadian Lifesaving Manual ($40)
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Jul 23 - Jul 26
9:30 a.m.–4 p.m.
Bronze Cross & CPR-C

Ages 13+

Challenge yourself with more advanced training including an introduction to safe supervision in aquatic environments. Candidates develop proficiency at performing patient assessments, managing aquatic spinal injuries, and preventing the loss of life in a variety of aquatic emergencies while developing stroke endurance and fitness training skills. Lifesavers develop stroke efficiency and endurance ...

Member: 25% off
Non-Member: $150.00
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Aug 13 - Aug 22
Tuesday–Thursday, 9 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross Combo

Ages 13+

Complete both bronze lifesaving levels in one exciting course! Bronze Medallion | Bronze Cross Program Requirements Participants must be 13+ years of age if they have not completed Bronze Star If younger than 13, participants can take this course if they have completed Bronze Star The Canadian Lifesaving Manual

Member: 25% off non-member fee + Canadian Lifesaving Manual ($40)
Non-Member: $285 + Canadian Lifesaving Manual ($40)
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Jul 30 - Aug 08
Tuesday–Thursday, 9 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
National Lifeguard Award (Pool)

Ages 16+

National Lifeguard training develops the basic lifeguarding skills needed to adapt to different aquatic facilities and situations. Get trained in injury prevention, public education, safety, supervision, team work, rescue, and First Aid. National Lifeguard is a Lifesaving Society (LS) certification offered through the YMCA. National Lifeguard is the only nationally recognized lifeguard certificati...

Member: 25% off non-member fee + Alert Manual ($45) + Lifeguard Fanny Pack ($80)
Non-Member: $310 + Alert Manual ($45) + Lifeguard Fanny Pack ($80)
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