Great news for our upcoming Lifeguards-to-be, we are offering the following Lifesaving Society LEADERSHIP COURSES this summer:

Bronze Star
June 28th, 29th, & 30th, 2021
4:00 - 9:00 p.m. at the Kinsmen Aquatic Centre 
Bronze Star provides 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: Swim Kids 10

Cost: $125, includes the manual and a whistle 
Online registration is available, here: https://dauphinrec.maxgalaxycanada.net/Registration.aspx?ActivityID=632 

Bronze Medallion
July 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th, & 16th, 2021

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. at the Kinsmen Aquatic Centre 
Bronze Medallion teaches an understanding of the lifesaving principles that make up the four components of water rescue - judgement, knowledge, skill and fitness. Rescuers learn tows, carries and release methods in preparation for challenging rescues of increased risk. Lifesavers learn to respond to increasingly complex situations involving conscious and unconscious victims in contact and non-contact rescues. Lifesavers develop stroke efficiency and endurance with a timed swim. 

Prerequisite: Bronze Star or 13 years old by exam day 

Cost: $225, includes the manual and a whistle 
Online registration available, here: https://dauphinrec.maxgalaxycanada.net/Registration.aspx?ActivityID=633

Bronze Cross
July 26th, 27th, 28th, 29th & 30th 
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. at the Kinsmen Aquatic Centre
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 teaches the difference between lifesaving and lifeguarding, the principles of emergency procedures, and teamwork. Lifesavers learn the skills involved in the rescue of a victim with a spinal injury, the rescue of pulseless victim, and the rescue of a victim with deteriorating circumstances. 

Prerequisite: Bronze Medallion & Emergency First Aid
Cost: $225, includes the manual and a whistle
Online registration available, here: https://dauphinrec.maxgalaxycanada.net/Registration.aspx?ActivityID=634