Lifesaving Society Assistant Instructor

Run by Hamilton Culture and Recreation






Prerequisite: 14 years old, Bronze Cross or higher
(need not be current).
Format: Pool and Lecture
Course Manual: Assistant Instructor Workbook (included in fee)
Through classroom learning and in-water practice, the Lifesaving Society Assistant Instructor course prepares candidates to help certified instructors with lifesaving classes. Candidates are introduced to key principles of
learning and teaching, and they master progressions. The roles and responsibilities of instructors and their assistants are emphasized.
Note: Pocket masks are required for all advanced aquatic courses. One can be purchased at any Recreation Centre. Pocket masks must be purchased prior to the start of the first class.
100% attendance and participation is required to complete any Aquatic Leadership Program.
Refunds will only be issues if a request is received 5 business days prior to the start of the first day of the course. After that time and up to the start of the first class a prorated refund will be received deducting one class and requires approval. No refunds will be issues once the course begins. Course material and Lifesaving Society Exam Fees are non-refundable.



Location and Program Information

Map to Norman Pinky Lewis Recreation Centre

Where: Norman Pinky Lewis Recreation Centre
192 Wentworth St. North, Hamilton, Ontario, L8L 2E1


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