Leadership Courses and Swimming Lesson Schedule, Pricing and Registration

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Leadership Courses

Bronze Star

This course is excellent preparation for success in Bronze Medallion. Participants develop problem-solving and decision-making skills while working individually and with partners. Candidates learn CPR and develop their fitness with a timed 400 metre swim. Successful completion of Bronze Star is not a requirement, but allows a person of any age to then take the Bronze Medallion.

  • Prerequisite: Swim Kids 10
  • Fee: $60
  • Location: F.H. Leslie Pool
  • Participant chooses from session 1 or 2
  • 11:00 am until Noon

Bronze Medallion & Emergency First Aid with CPR

Program teaches lifesaving principles embodied in the 4 components of water rescue: judgment, knowledge, skills & fitness. Includes a 500m timed swim requirement. Emergency First Aid teaches CPR procedures for Adult, Child & infant with treatment of various injuries & emergencies.

  • Prerequisite: 13 years OR Bronze Star (need not be current)
  • Length: 30 hours. Includes exam
  • Location: F.H. Leslie Pool
  • Fee: $140  (includes manual)
  • Participant chooses from session 1, 2
  • 9:00 a.m. until Noon

Bronze Cross

Advanced lifesaver training including an introduction to safe supervision in aquatic facilities. Includes a 600 metre timed swim requirement

  • Prerequisite: Bronze Medallion & Emergency First Aid (need not be current)
  • Length: 30 hours. Includes exam
  • Fee: $120.00
  • Location: F.H Leslie Pool
  • Participant chooses from session 1, 2
  • 9:00 a.m. until Noon

Swim Team at the Lions Club Pool

  • June 26 to August 11 (Monday - Friday)
  • 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm - 4:30 - 5:00 dry land and 5:00 - 6:00 in the water)
  • Swimmers must be at least 6 years of age and be able to pass the Deep End Swim Test
  • Cost: $85 per swimmer

Swimming Lesson Dates 2017

 E. E. Mitchelson PoolF.H. Leslie PoolPrince Charles PoolLions Club Pool
(evenings only)
Session 1July 3 - July 24
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
July 3 - July 14
Monday - Friday
N/AJuly 3 - July 14
Monday - Friday
Session 2July 26 - August 16
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
July 17 - July 28
Monday - Friday
July 17 - July 28
Monday - Friday
July 17 - July 28
Monday - Friday
Session 3N/A

July 31 - Aug 11 
Monday - Friday

July 31 - Aug 11
Monday - Friday
Jul 31 - August 11
Monday - Friday

Session Times

Level

Mitcheslson

F.H. LesliePrince Charles                 Lions Club Pool                 
Starfish/Duck/Sea Turtle11:30 am - 12:00 pm-11:30am - 12:00pm6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Sea Otter9:00 am - 9:30 am
10:30 am - 11:00 am 
11:30 am -12:00 pm9:00 am - 9:30 am
10:30 am - 11:00 am 

6:00 pm - 6:30 pm

6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Salamander9:30 am - 10:00 am
11:00 am - 11:30 am
11:00 am -11:30 am9:30 am - 10:00 am
11:00 am - 11:30 am
6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Sunfish9:30 am - 10:00 am10:30 am -11:00 am9:00 am - 9:30 am6:30 am - 7:00 pm
Crocodile/Whale10:00 am - 10:30 am10:00 am -10:30 am10:00 am -10:30 am6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Swim Kids 1 9:30 am -10:00 am9:30 am -10:00 am- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Swim Kids 211:00 am - 11:30 am 9:00 am - 9:30 am- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Swim Kids 310:30 am - 11:00 am11:30 am -12:00 pm- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -7:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Swim Kids 411:30 am - 12:00 pm 11:30 am -12:00 pm- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -7:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Swim Kids 510:45 am - 11:30 am10:45 am - 11:30 pm- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Swim Kids 610:00 am - 10:45 am10:00 am - 10:45 am- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -7:15 pm - 8:00 pm
Swim Kids 79:00 am - 10:00 am10:00 am - 11:00 am- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Swim Kids 8/9/109:00 am - 10:00 am9:00 am - 10:00 am- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Swim Kids 1 & 2  9:30am - 10:30am 
Swim Kids 3 & 4  11:00am - 11:30am 
Swim Kids 5 & 6  9:00am - 9:30am 
Swim Kids 7 & 8  10:00am - 10:30am 
Swim Kids 9 & 10  11:00am - 11:30am 
Bronze Medallion 9:00 am - 12:00 pm  -
Bronze Cross- 9:00 am - 12:00 pm  -
Swim Team -- 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pricing for a set of 10 Classes

  • 30 minute lesson: $39.00
  • 45 minute lesson: $41.00
  • 1 hour lesson: $44.00
  • Please note that the duration of the lessons are set by Red Cross.

Registration

Registration can be completed at:

  • Coronation Centre: Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm at 5925 Summer Street
  • Gale Centre: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 10:30 pm
  • MacBain Centre: Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • Payment can be made with Cash, Cheque, Debit or Credit Card

Lesson Information

  • Sorry, no make-up class due to absenteeism, thunder, lightning, pool fouling's, emergency or maintenance closings.
  • In the event of pool closure children will be taught water safety.
  • Insufficient registrations may result in a class change or cancellations. Some classes may be combined with other's.
  • Classes are geared to students registered in the appropriate level only. Anyone who registers in an incorrect level (above or below the child's ability) will be moved to the appropriate level and charged an administration fee of $10.