Lifesaving Instructor Recertification

Description

Lifesaving Instructors play an important role in providing high quality training and are viewed as aquatic experts in the community. The Lifesaving Instructor Recert (LSIR) provides updated information to BC & Yukon Branch LSIs to allow them to continue to provide quality programs in support of the Lifesaving Society mission to prevent injury or death in, on or near the water


Prerequisites

  • LSI (current within 5 years of certification/recertification date)

Recognition

Lifesaving Instructor certification card.

Currency


The Lifesaving Instructor Recertification is current for 2 years. After two years Lifesaving Instructors will need to attend a Recert clinic in order to continue teaching (extensions will not be granted).

Any Lifesaving Instructor who is within 5 years from the date of issue can recertify by attending a Lifesaving Instructor Recertification.

Any Lifesaving Instructor who is within 5-10 years from the date of issue can recertify by attending a full Lifesaving Instructor course again or by participating in the LSI Bridges Program.

Any Lifesaving Instructor who is more than 10 years past the date of issue will be required to take the Lifesaving Instructor course again.


Lifesaving Instructor Recertification Courses Available

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Facility City Region Date Price
Vancouver Island Westhills Y Langford Island
18-Apr-2020
Date     Sat 18-Apr-2020     01:00 PM to 09:00 PM
$145.00 Learn More
Beban Park Nanaimo Island
19-Apr-2020
Date     Sun 19-Apr-2020     09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
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Vancouver Island Westhills Y Langford Island
05-May-2020
Date     Tue 05-May-2020     01:30 PM to 09:30 PM
$145.00 Learn More
Vancouver Island Westhills Y Langford Island
10-May-2020
Date     Sun 10-May-2020     10:00 AM to 06:00 PM
$145.00 Learn More
Comox Valley Aquatic Centre Courtenay Island
14-Jun-2020
Date     Sun 14-Jun-2020     01:00 PM to 05:00 PM
$90.00 Learn More
Guildford Recreation Centre Surrey Lower Mainland
28-Jun-2020
Date     Sun 28-Jun-2020     09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
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Beban Park Nanaimo Island
13-Sep-2020
Date     Sun 13-Sep-2020     09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
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Lifesaving Instructor

Description


Lifesaving Instructors are trained to teach the three Canadian Swim Patrol Program awards, as well as the Bronze Star, Bronze Medallion, Bronze Cross, Lifesaving Fitness, and Distinction awards. Candidates are trained in and must demonstrate skills, knowledge and attitudes at Competency Level 1 to include all aspects of learning as well as various approaches required to teach water rescue, first aid and related aquatic skills in the Canadian Lifesaving Program. Candidates also learn about long-range and short-term planning, class management, safety supervision and the principles of evaluation.

Lifesaving Instructors can evaluate all items in Canadian Swim Patrol, Bronze Star, Lifesaving Fitness, and certify candidates.The LSI course in BC & Yukon Branch includes the Advanced Instructor certification and the Examination Standards clinic.


Prerequisites

  • 16 years old (by last day of the course)
  • Bronze Cross

Recognition

Lifesaving Instructor certification card and crest.

Currency

The Lifesaving Instructor certification is current for 2 years. After two years Lifesaving Instructors will need to attend a Recert clinic in order to continue teaching (extensions will not be granted).

Lifesaving Instructor Courses Available

Sort Below By Clicking On Either: Facility, Level, City, Region Or Date

Facility City Region Date Price
Vancouver Island Westhills Y Langford Island
03-Apr-2020 to 19-Apr-2020
Start Date     Fri 03-Apr-2020     05:00 PM to 09:30 PM
End Date       Sun 19-Apr-2020     11:00 AM to 08:00 PM
$330.00 Learn More
C.G. Brown Pool Burnaby Lower Mainland
17-Apr-2020 to 22-May-2020
Start Date     Fri 17-Apr-2020     04:30 PM to 09:30 PM
End Date       Fri 22-May-2020     04:30 PM to 09:30 PM
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Saanich Commonwealth Place Victoria Island
16-May-2020 to 24-May-2020
Start Date     Sat 16-May-2020     09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
End Date       Sun 24-May-2020     09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
$285.00 Learn More
Four Seasons Leisure Pool Prince George North
07-Aug-2020 to 22-Aug-2020
Start Date     Fri 07-Aug-2020     10:00 AM to 02:30 PM
End Date       Sat 22-Aug-2020     10:00 AM to 04:30 PM
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