In partnership with:
Don Mills Collegiate Institute
15 The Donway E, North York, ON M3C 1X6
Bronze Star (10-12 hours): 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 save yourself and others.
Bronze Medallion (18–20 hr.): Teaches an understanding of the lifesaving principles embodied in the four components of water-rescue education – judgment, knowledge, skill and fitness. Rescuers learn tows and carries, and defence methods and releases in preparation for challenging rescues of increased risk involving conscious and unconscious victims of various types. Lifesavers develop stroke efficiency and endurance.
Bronze Cross (18–20 hr.): As the Lifesaving Society’s Assistant Lifeguard certification, Bronze Cross prepares lifesavers for the safety supervision role and responsibilities of assistant lifeguards in aquatic facilities. Bronze Cross is a prerequisite for all advanced training programs including National Lifeguard and Instructor certification.
Bronze Medallion & Bronze Cross Challenge
This is a fast tracked combo course intended for students with high level swimming skills.
Emergency First Aid & CPR-B and Standard First Aid & CPR-C
can be added on to bronzes courses at reduced course time for express certifications. Please see course specific details.