YMCA Leadership/Certification Courses
YMCA Lethbridge offers a variety of Leadership Courses and Certifications. These currently include the Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross programs.
Bronze Medallion teaches an understanding of the lifesaving principles embodied in the four components of water rescue education: judgment, knowledge, skill, and fitness. Rescuers learn tows, carries, and defense and release methods in preparation for challenging rescues of conscious and unconscious victims. Includes CPR A and AED.
Prerequisite(s): Bronze Star or 13 years or older
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. Includes CPR C and AED.
Prerequisite(s): Bronze Medallion
If you have any questions or concerns regarding registration, including full sessions, please feel free to reach out to our Aquatics Manager, Jillian Johnston at [email protected]
Standard First-Aid and CPR C (AED)- 2 day course