Bronze Awards

Bronze Star

Recommended for children 12 – 13 years old

1-hour class

Course: $320

 

Awards: Bronze Star

 

Bronze Star is the first level of our Bronze Family. It is an excellent preparation for success in Bronze Medallion. Bronze Star is designed to deliver high performance training for skilled pre-teens. Students develop problem-solving and decision-making skills individually and with partners. They also learn CPR and develop confidence and the lifesaving skills.

NOTE: This Award is prerequisite for Bronze Medallion for students that under 13 years old.

Bronze Medallion

Recommended for children 13 – 16 years old

Minimum 13 years of age or Bronze Star if under 13 years old

1-hour class

Course: $320

Exam: $35 at registration

Canadian Lifesaving Manual: $35 (recommended)

 

Awards: Bronze Medallion

 

The Lifesaving Society’s Bronze Medallion Award 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 defense and release methods in preparation for rescues of conscious and unconscious victims. Lifesavers develop stroke efficiency and endurance in a timed swim.

 

 

Bronze Cross (Included and taught together with Emergency First Aid)

Recommended for children 14 – 16 years old

Minimum 14 years of age. Must have Bronze Medallion and Emergency First Aid (Taught together with Bronze Cross)

1-hour class

Course: $320

Exam: $35 at registration

Canadian Lifesaving Manual: $35 (Same manual as for Bronze Medallion)

 

Awards: Bronze Cross

 

You need Bronze Cross certification to become an assistant lifeguard. 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. We teach this award together with Emergency First Aid due to a large overlap of information. 

 

Bronze Cross Recert Information: Please call the office at 416.636.5023

Bronze Star

Bronze Medallion

Bronze Cross

 

These awards are all offered at the below times and are recommended for swimmers that completed Lifesaving Patrol Awards and or Lifesaving Fitness

1-hour class


Glenview Senior Public School
Saturday 12:30pm – 1:30pm

Sunday 11:30am - 12:30pm

 

Forest Hill Collegiate 
Tuesday 8:00 - 9:00pm