Lifeguard Training Camp | uOttawa Gee-Gees

Lifeguard Training Camp

Jeunes sauveteurs

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

Age: 16+ and has necessary prerequisite

Lifeguard Training Camp prepares the candidate to work as a lifeguard in a pool setting. This camp develops basic lifeguarding skills, principles and decision-making processes that will assist a lifeguard to evaluate and adapt to different aquatic facilities and emergencies. Candidates will also receive specific knowledge and training in the use of oxygen delivery systems and other airway management techniques.

Pre-requisites:

Minimum 16 years of age by last day of camp
Bronze Cross certification
Standard First Aid certification from one of: Lifesaving Society, Canadian Red Cross, Canadian Ski Patrol or St. John Ambulance
Ability to swim at least 400m in 10 minutes or better and support oneself in deep water with a 20 lb object.

Special Features:

Materials (provided): Alert: Lifeguarding in Action, CPR Face Shield
Target Audience: Competitive aquatic athletes, leadership campers.

Successful candidates receive:

National Lifeguard Pool certification
Airway Management certification

Lunch Program $60/week ($120) – Code: 10360

Lifeguard Training Camp

16 to 18 years old

Register!

 Date Code Cost
Aug 4 to Aug 14, 2020* 10343 $480**

* Closed on Ontario Civic Holiday – Monday August 3rd 2020.
** HST is applicable to age groups 14 years old and older; HST will be added to the price of the camp.