Lifeguard Courses Teach You How to React in Emergencies and Save Lives

It is a lifeguard’s responsibility to supervise swimmers and those playing near water. They also educate the public about water safety to prevent accidents from happening. In order to become a lifeguard one must participate in lifeguard courses and obtain Standard First Aid certification before getting certified as a lifeguard.

While training to be a lifeguard you will develop many skills that will stay with you into adulthood.  You will develop problem solving and decision making skills, as you need to be able to recognize potential trouble and act quickly and efficiently. Lifeguard courses focus on teaching water rescue and emergency care. You will be trained in CPR, first aid and various emergency procedures, including victim assessment and rescue breathing.

At Aqua Kids Swim School, we currently offer a variety of lifeguard courses, including Lifesaving Society Bronze Star, Bronze Medallion, Bronze Cross and Lifesaving instructors programs. Through these lifeguard courses you will be challenged and tested to ensure that you possess the strong swimming abilities, endurance and skills required of an effective lifeguard. Our qualified instructors are constantly evaluating each student’s progress and adjusting the program to best suit their individual needs and help them succeed.

Aqua Kids Swim School is a family run business that has been operating in the GTA for over 30 years. We offer a variety of programs for people of all ages and levels, including swimming lessons, lifeguard courses and instructor programs. With pool locations in Toronto, Thornhill, Vaughan Region, Concord and Richmond Hill you are sure to find a class at Aqua Kids that fits your needs.

Apr 08, 2014 | Category: Lifeguard Course | Comments: none

 

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