About the Bronze Medal Course
Teaches an understanding of the lifesaving principles embodied in the 4 components of water-rescue education - judgment, knowledge, skill and fitness. Rescuers learn tows and carries, and defence methods and releases in preparation for challenging rescues of increased risk involving conscious and unconscious victims of various types.
Date: Every Saturday (7 week course)
Time: 1330 - 1630
Minimum 13 years of age or Bronze Star certification (need not be current).
Evaluation & certification:
Current Lifesaving Instructors evaluate most items, but only Bronze Cross Examiners may certify candidates. The Lifesaving Society deems its certifications to be "current" for 24 months from the certification date.
Bronze Medallion medal, Bronze Medallion Award crest, certification card.
Required reference material:
Canadian Lifesaving Manual
For more information and to register, please contact:
Neiley Terrio - Aquatic Coordinator, PSP