|A Lifesaving Society ProgramThe Lifesaving Society’s National Lifeguard certification is Canada’s professional lifeguard standard. The updated National Lifeguard curriculum is ground in important lifeguard competencies – judgment, knowledge, skill, fitness – and will include the following Physical Standards: |
As a whistle and basic first aid kit are required for use and evaluated in NLS they have both been included in the course cost and will be issued to each candidate on the first class along with their required text, The Alert Manual. Candidates will also receive a Lifeguard waist pack to carry their CPR mask and gloves.
Prerequisites: 16 years of age AND Bronze Cross AND a Standard First Aid-CPR C
Please note: That the Standard First Aid-CPR C award MUST be issued by one of the following agencies: Lifesaving Society, Canadian Red Cross, St. John’s Ambulance or Canadian Ski Patrol
Required Materials: The Canadian Lifesaving Manual, CPR mask, gloves
(If a candidate does not have any of the above items, they can be purchased from Zodiac at time of registration)