YOUTH Water Safety Instructor

Run by Halifax Community Recreation Services






Tagged in: Water Sports

The Water Safety Instructor (WSI) Course further develops instructional ability by focusing on how to effectively plan and teach the Red Cross Swim continuum: Red Cross Swim Preschool, Red Cross Swim Kids and AquaAdults programs. The course focuses on how to effectively apply the information learned in the Red Cross Swim programs. Other topics include instructional emergency response skills and stroke development, drills, and corrective strategies. Candidates apply their teaching skills and knowledge during 12 hours of practical teaching experience.
Prerequisite - Participants must be 15 years old by the last day of the course and be able to swim comfortable for 500m.



Location and Program Information

Map to Webber's Beach

Where: Webber's Beach
Halifax, Nova Scotia


Providing Halifax residents access to recreation experiences while promoting healthy lifestyles, vibrant communities, and sustainable environments.

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