YMCA Leadership/Certification Courses

YMCA Leadership/Certification Courses

YMCA Lethbridge offers a variety of Leadership Courses and Certifications. These include aquatics, fitness and first-aid programs.

 


 

Bronze Cross

Cor Van Raay
5/9/20 - 5/10/20
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Pre requisite: Bronze Medallion

 

Winter Session (Jan. 6-Mar. 30) Registration Open Dates:  

  • Members: November 12th
  • Non- Members: November 26th 

If you have any questions or concerns regarding registration, including full sessions, please feel free to reach out to our Aquatics Supervisor, Wyatt Powelson [email protected]


Registration Information  

Open Close MemberNon-Member
Winter 2020 12/16/19 2/13/20 Online / Front Desk $ 115.00$ 165.00
Spring Session- Members Only 2/14/20 2/17/20 Online / Front Desk $ 115.00-
Spring Session 2/18/20 5/4/20 Online / Front Desk $ 115.00$ 165.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
5/9/20 5/10/20 9-5:30pm - Su,Sa - 9:00 am 12 / 12 Available Register  

Bronze Medallion

Cor Van Raay
5/2/20 - 5/3/20
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Prerequisite(s): Bronze Star or 13 years or older

 

Winter Session (Jan. 6-Mar. 30) Registration Open Dates:  

  • Members: November 12th
  • Non- Members: November 26th 

If you have any questions or concerns regarding registration, including full sessions, please feel free to reach out to our Aquatics Supervisor, Wyatt Powelson [email protected]


Registration Information  

Open Close MemberNon-Member
Winter Session 12/15/19 2/13/20 Online / Front Desk $ 115.00$ 165.00
Spring Session- Members Only 2/14/20 2/17/20 Online / Front Desk $ 115.00-
Spring Session 2/18/20 5/4/20 Online / Front Desk $ 115.00$ 165.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
5/2/20 5/3/20 9-5:30pm - Su,Sa - 9:00 am 12 / 12 Available Register  

National Lifeguard Pool & Waterpark

Cor Van Raay
3/6/20 - 6/14/20
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National Lifeguard Pool & Waterpark trains lifeguards in safety supervision and rescue in a pool and waterpark environment.

Prerequisite(s): Bronze Cross, Standard First Aid with CPR-C & AED and minimum 16 years of age.

 

This course runs over two weekends in a row:

Friday: 4- 9:00pm

Saturday: 9-5:30pm

Sunday: 9-5:30pm

Winter Session (Jan. 6-Mar. 30) Registration Open Dates:  

  • Members: November 12th
  • Non- Members: November 26th 

If you have any questions or concerns regarding registration, including full sessions, please feel free to reach out to our Aquatics Supervisor, Wyatt Powelson [email protected]


Registration Information  

Open Close MemberNon-Member
Winter 2020 12/15/19 2/6/20 Online / Front Desk $ 295.00$ 345.00
Spring Session- Members Only 2/7/20 2/17/20 Online / Front Desk $ 295.00-
Spring Session 2/18/20 5/4/20 Online / Front Desk $ 295.00$ 345.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
3/6/20 3/15/20 See Description for time - Su,Fr,Sa 10 / 12 Available Register  
6/5/20 6/14/20 See Description for times - Su,Fr,Sa 12 / 12 Available Register  

National Lifeguard Pool & Waterpark Recert

Cor Van Raay
2/28/20 - 4/19/20
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Pre requisite: National Lifeguard Pool & Waterpark certification

 

Winter Session (Jan. 6-Mar. 30) Registration Open Dates:  

  • Members: November 12th
  • Non- Members: November 26th 

If you have any questions or concerns regarding registration, including full sessions, please feel free to reach out to our Aquatics Supervisor, Wyatt Powelson [email protected]


Registration Information  

Open Close MemberNon-Member
Winter 2020 12/16/19 2/6/20 Online / Front Desk $ 105.00$ 168.00
Spring Session- Memebers Only 2/7/20 2/17/20 Online / Front Desk $ 105.00-
Spring Session 2/18/20 5/4/20 Online / Front Desk $ 105.00$ 168.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
2/28/20 2/28/20 5-9pm - Fr - 5:00 pm 8 / 12 Available Register  
4/19/20 4/19/20 9-5:30pm - Su - 9:00 am 12 / 12 Available Register  

National Lifeguard Waterpark Only

Cor Van Raay
2/29/20 - 3/1/20
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Pre requisite: National Lifeguard Pool certification

Winter Session (Jan. 6-Mar. 30) Registration Open Dates:  

  • Members: November 12th
  • Non- Members: November 26th 

If you have any questions or concerns regarding registration, including full sessions, please feel free to reach out to our Aquatics Supervisor, Wyatt Powelson [email protected]


Registration Information  

Open Close MemberNon-Member
Winter 2020 12/16/19 2/3/20 Online / Front Desk $ 105.00$ 168.00
Spring Session- Members Only 2/7/20 2/17/20 Online / Front Desk $ 105.00-
Spring Session 2/18/20 5/4/20 Online / Front Desk $ 105.00$ 168.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
2/29/20 3/1/20 9am-2pm (Sat/Sun) - Su,Sa - 9:00 am 12 / 12 Available Register  

Recert- Standard First-Aid, CPR C (AED)

Cor Van Raay
3/28/20 - 6/13/20
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Winter Session (Jan. 6-Mar. 30) Registration Open Dates:  

  • Members: November 12th
  • Non- Members: November 26th 

If you have any questions or concerns regarding registration, including full sessions, please feel free to reach out to our Aquatics Supervisor, Wyatt Powelson [email protected]


Registration Information  

Open Close MemberNon-Member
Winter 2020 12/15/19 2/3/20 Online / Front Desk $ 60.00$ 80.00
Spring Session- Members Only 2/7/20 2/17/20 Online / Front Desk $ 60.00-
Spring Session 2/18/20 5/4/20 Online / Front Desk $ 60.00$ 80.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
3/28/20 3/28/20 9-5:30pm - Sa - 9:00 am - Session is Full
4/25/20 4/25/20 9-5:30pm - Sa - 9:00 am - Session is Full
5/9/20 5/9/20 9-5:30pm - Sa - 9:00 am - Session is Full
6/13/20 6/13/20 9-5:30pm - Sa - 9:00 am 7 / 12 Available Register  

Standard First Aid & CPR C (AED)

Cor Van Raay
3/7/20 - 5/31/20
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Standard First Aid provides comprehensive training covering all aspects of first aid and CPR. This course is for those who want an in-depth understanding of first aid such as: medical/legal aspects, spinal injuries, environmental injuries, bone and joint injuries, abdominal and chest injuries, burns, and medical emergencies. Includes CPR-C and AED certification.

Prerequisite(s): 13 years old or older.

Certification Currency: 3 years from the date of certification

Winter Session (Jan. 6-Mar. 30) Registration Open Dates:  

  • Members: November 12th
  • Non- Members: November 26th 

If you have any questions or concerns regarding registration, including full sessions, please feel free to reach out to our Aquatics Supervisor, Wyatt Powelson [email protected]


Registration Information  

Open Close MemberNon-Member
Spring Session- Members Only 2/7/20 2/17/20 Online / Front Desk $ 100.00-
Spring Session 2/18/20 5/4/20 Online / Front Desk $ 100.00$ 150.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
3/7/20 3/8/20 9-5:30pm - Su,Sa - 9:00 am 1 / 12 Available Register  
5/30/20 5/31/20 9-5:30pm - Su,Sa - 9:00 am 11 / 12 Available Register  

YMCA Indoor Cycling Certification

Cor Van Raay
3/21/20 - 4/18/20
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YMCA Indoor Cycling Certification covers the basics of teaching cycling classes, including:

  • Class Setup, Planning, and Facilitation
  • Incorporating various levels of experience in to a cohesive and positive class environment
  • Education and Application of multiple body positions for the optimum outcome for every session and every experience level
  • Fundamental Education of the Cardiovascular Respiratory System and basic anatomy
  • Class formatting for success – small to large groups
  • Music selection – bpm and intensity to create a fun, welcoming, and challenging setting
  • Cadence and cuing to promote the best performance and longevity for participants and community members

Pre-requisites: 

  • 16 years or older at the time of certification
  • Current CPR-C and First Aid at the time of certification
  • 50 hours of participation in cycle classes

To become fully certified as a YMCA Cycle Instructor, applicants must complete the following: A written test, demonstration and analysis (including riding positions, Cadence,  etc.), and the in-person evaluation of the applicant delivering a cycle class.

The dates for the in-person seminars are as follows:

March 21, 2020: 9:00am – 5:00pm

March 28, 2020: 9:00am – 5:00pm

April 4, 2020: 9:00am – 5:00pm

April 18, 2020:  9:00am- 5:00pm

This is a hands-on course.  For the majority of sessions come prepared wearing clothes and footwear appropriate for a cycle workout.


Registration Information  

Open Close MemberNon-Member
2/14/20 3/14/20 Online / Front Desk $ 295.00$ 345.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
3/21/20 4/18/20 See Description Times - Sa 12 / 12 Available Register