National Lifeguard & First Aid Instructor

A Lifesaving Society Program

This course is designed to provide candidates with an understanding of the expectations and requirements to teach and deliver the Standard First Aid and National Lifeguard programs. The class room and pool sessions allow participants to demonstrate their knowledge, skills, teaching and evaluation skills.

Upon successful completion of this course, candidates will be certified NL and First Aid Instructors. NL & First Aid Instructors must then co-teach/examine with an experienced NL or First Aid Instructor on a Stanrdard First Aid course to achieve NL or First Aid Examiner appointment. The number of successful co-teaches/examinations required is at the discretion of the Area Chair. A minimum of 1 full course and 1 recert course is required. The NL Examiner candidate must submit the successfully completed application for NL and First Aid examiner appointment to the relevant Area Chair for consideration.

Prerequisites: National Lifeguard, Lifesaving Instructor, & Standard First Aid certifications

Expected: Bronze Examiner, experience lifeguarding

Required Materials: Alert manual, Canadian Lifesaving Manual, First Aid Award Guide, & Canadian First Aid Manual


Pre-course Assignment:  This course requires the completion of a pre-course assignment. Candidates will need to arrange for pick-up or delivery of the course materials two weeks prior to the first class to allow for completion of the assignment.

Course Cost: $475 incl. HST

Location Course Dates Times Activity #
Havergal College January 2th – 6th, 2018 Wednesday - Friday 9:30 am - 5 pm
Saturday - Sunday 9:30 am - 6 pm