Does swimming better and faster while getting into better shape interests you? If you answered yes, then we encourage you to come out and join the Grande Prairie Masters swim team to swim better and faster. You must be an adult ages 18 or older and have swim skills in a minimum of backstroke and
Need to learn how to make a tasty snack or something other than grilled cheese and Kraft dinner? Cooking and baking in the kitchen can be so much fun. Register today to get started! We can teach, taste and take home samples. Bring your friends, not your mom! All recipes are nut-sensitive and hands
Does your child love to be in the kitchen? These half-day camps will have your child learning hands-on through educational special guests, recipe creations and off-site adventures! Our goal is to provide FUN while learning to balance a healthy lifestyle and practice food handling skills & etiquette
Bronze Cross is designed for lifesavers who want the challenge of more advanced training including an introduction to safe supervision in aquatic facilities. Bronze cross is a prerequisite for all advanced training programs including National Lifeguard and Instructor certification. Pre-requisites:
Lifesaving Society Bronze Medallion This course teaches an understanding of the lifesaving principles embodied in the four components of water-rescue education - judgment, knowledge, skill and fitness. Rescuers learn tows and carries, and defence methods and releases in preparation for challenging
Bronze Star is a pre-Bronze Medallion training standard and excellent preparation for success in Bronze Medallion. In Bronze Star, participants develop problem-solving and decision-making skills as individuals and in partners. They learn CPR and develop Water Smart® confidence and the lifesaving
Lifesaving Society Instructor $434.81 Lifesaving Instructors/ Examiners are trained to teach and evaluate the three Canadian Swim Patrol Program awards, as well as the Bronze Star, Bronze Medallion, Bronze Cross, and Distinction certifications. Instructor/ Examiner candidates are trained in aspects
This course is designed for 11 years and up who want to become a babysitter or may already be one. The babysitting course covers the responsibilities of a babysitter, safety tips for children of all ages, basic child care skills, and what to do in case of emergency
Red Cross Emergency First Aid Recertification $86.00 Basic one-day review course offering an overview of first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for the workplace or home. Includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines. Meets OHS regulations for Basic First Aid. Exceeds
Red Cross First Aid Instructor The Canadian Red Cross First Aid Instructor Development Program trains and certifies Instructors to organize and deliver First Aid & CPR courses. The Instructor Development Program trains Instructors to apply an individualized approach focusing on injury prevention,
This class is for beginners participating without a parent or caregiver. Using games and activities, this level is an introduction to skills in swimming, glides, and floating and builds awareness of deep water and safe entries.
This class is a transitional level for preschoolers ages 24 to 36 months and their parents. The swimmers develop skills in swimming, glides, and floating as well as builds an awareness of deep water and safe entries.
Swimmers increase their distance on front and back glide with kick, increase distance on front and back swim, learn the sitting dive, and will be able to swim 15 metres continuously upon completion of the level.
This course provides comprehensive training in first aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills and the use of an AED for those who need training due to work requirements or who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home.
This course covers essential first aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and AED training suitable for the workplace or home. For those needing to recertify their Standard First Aid Certificate, must provide proof of current Standard First Aid Certificate. Mar 28 W 09:00 AM-05:00 PM 51078
Red Cross Stay Safe offers basic first aid and safety skills for youth 9-13 years old. Participants learn about being safe when they are without the direct supervision of a parent, guardian, or trusted adult, both at home and in their communities Jul 6 F 9:00 AM-5:00 PM 51114
Swim Kids 4 introduces the front crawl (10m) and back swim with shoulder roll (15m). Swimmers work on kneeling dives, surface support (45 seconds, deep water) and developing a greater sense of self-safety.
An introduction to back crawl, sculling and whip kick is the main focus of this level. Swimmers continue to build endurance to a distance of 50m and their front crawl. Boating is introduced as a water safety item.
Swimmers start to refine their front crawl and back crawl, they are introduced to elementary backstroke and continue to develop endurance to a distance of 75m. Ice safety and rescue of others is introduced.
Swimmers increase their distance on front and back crawl (50m) and elementary back stroke (25m), learn front scull, perform whip kick on front and dolphin kick, learn stride entry and swim 150 metres continuously.
Swimmers increase their distance on front and back crawl (75m) and elementary back stroke (25m), learn breast stroke (15m), learn eggbeater/tread water, perform feet-first surface dive and standing shallow dive, and swim 300 metres continuously.
A combination level where swimmers build endurance to distances of 400m (RCSK 9) and 500m (RCSK 10). Swimmers continue to refine their strokes and learn about making wise choices, peer influences and ice safety.
The Water Safety Instructor Course focuses on planning and teaching the Red Cross Swim continuum, instructional emergency response skills and instructional techniques specific to Red Cross Swim programs. This certification allows candidates to teach all the Red Cross Swim programs.
Water safety instructors must have the ability to perform Red Cross Swim Kids 10 strokes and skills. This course will screen the candidate’s strokes and skills, as well as provide the materials and pins needed to complete the online component.
These camps will have your child movin’ all summer long with activities including free water play in the pools, Lifesaving Society’s Swim to Survive program, cooperative games indoor and outdoor, arts & crafts and healthy snacking in our cooking classroom! Most importantly, your child will have the
Swim & Play Summer Camp (Ages 6 - 12 year) These camps will have your child movin’ all summer long with activities including free water play in the pool, Watersports and Lifesaving Society Swim to Survive program, cooperative games indoor and outdoor and healthy snacking in our cooking classroom!
An individualized swimming and water activity program offered to persons with physical, mental or behavioral limitations who might otherwise have difficulties in main stream swimming lessons. An assessment must be completed prior to registration To register for this program, contact the Eastlink
Engage with your tot in active start movements - run, jump, throw, catch and statics. These fundamental movements enhance development of coordination, social and gross motor skills, emotions, leadership and imagination. Give your child the active start they need! *Parent/Guardian participation