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Lifesaving Society Bronze Medallion Friday 5:00pm
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Prerequisite: Minimum 13 years of age or Bronze Star certification (need not be current).
Bronze Medallion (18-20 hr.): Teaches a basic understanding of the lifesaving principles; the 4 components of water-rescue education- judgment, knowledge, skill, and fitness. Rescuers learn basic tows, carries, defense methods, and releases of conscious and unconscious swimmers.Lifesavers study the Canadian Lifesaving Manual, develop stroke efficiency and endurance, and are evaluated in a final exam on the last day of class. Bronze Medallion is a prerequisite for the Bronze Cross and National Lifeguard Awards, and includes a 500m endurance swim.
Start Date:Feb 9 2018
ScheduleFriday 8 classes
Feb 9 - Mar 23 2018
Location221 Mercy Street Selkirk
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The fee for the course includes the Canadian Lifesaving Manual, Bronze Medallion work book and exam fees, they will receive on the first day of class.
This course requires 100 % attendance.