Bronze Medallion Lifesaving Camp | uOttawa Gee-Gees

Bronze Medallion Lifesaving Camp

Jeunes sauveteurs

Camp Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Bronze Medallion Lifesaving Camp

Age: 13+ or has necessary prerequisite

This camp is an action-packed week for youth looking to complete the first step to become a lifeguard. Campers will develop first aid and water rescue skills in a fun team environment. They will improve their physical fitness and swimming efficiency while learning decision making skills to rescue themselves and others.

Pre-requisites:

Minimum 13 years of age by last day of camp or certified in Bronze Star

Ability to swim at least 500m and support oneself in deep water.

Completion of Swimming Lessons or Swimmers’ Camp recommended

Special Features:

Materials (provided): Canadian Lifesaving Manual and Bronze Medallion Workbook, CPR Face Shield

Target Audience: Competitive aquatic athletes, leadership campers.

Successful candidates receive:

Bronze Medallion certification

Emergency First Aid with CPR-B/AED certification

Lunch Program: $60/week – code: 10358